Modern Dramatists: A Casebook of Major British, Irish, and American Playwrights, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Modern Dramatists

A Casebook of Major British, Irish, and American Playwrights, 1st Edition

By Kimball King

Routledge

416 pages

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Description

This comprehensive collection gathers critical essays on the major works of the foremost American and British playwrights of the 20th century, written by leading figures in drama/performance studies.

Reviews

"…this is a useful and very reasonably priced introduction to an attractive series, which will undoubtedly tempt you to delve further into the life of at least one of the playwrights covered." -- Manchesteronstage.co.uk

"The quality of each essay is high; the opinions and observations are insightful, and the writing is accessible to the persistent undergraduate or theater practitioner." -- Library Journal, Larry Schwartz, Minnesota State University, Moorhead.

"The present work…would be of most value to students, actors, directors, and dramaturgs and as supplementary reading for dramatic literature courses. Recommended to undergraduate collections…" -- Library Journal, Larry Schwartz, Minnesota State University, Moorhead.

About the Series

Studies in Modern Drama

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PER000000
PERFORMING ARTS / General
PER011020
PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / History & Criticism