JANET E. GARDNER (Ph. D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst) is Associate Professor of English at University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth where she teaches courses in drama, British and world literature, and writing. She has published numerous articles, reviews, and chapters on contemporary drama, especially modern British drama and the work of Caryl Churchill. She has received several grants and awards for research into current teaching technologies, and is at work on a study of drama and theatre pedagogy.
Preface for Instructors Sophocles,Oedipus Rex (Translated by Dudley Fitts & Robert Fitzgerald) Aristophanes,Lysistrata (Translated by Dudley Fitts) William Shakespeare,Hamlet Henrik Ibsen,A Doll's House (Translated by Rolf Fjelde) Anton Chekhov,The Cherry Orchard (Translated by Carol Rocamora) Susan Glaspell,Trifles Tennessee Williams,The Glass Menagerie Arthur Miller,Death of a Salesman Samuel Beckett,Endgame Caryl Churchill,Top Girls Athol Fugard,"MASTER HAROLD" . . . and the Boys August Wilson,The Piano Lesson
A Brief History of Western Theater
Biographical and Textual Notes
Selected List of Video Resources
Glossary of Dramatic and Critical Terms