The Harcourt Anthology of Drama / Edition 1

The Harcourt Anthology of Drama / Edition 1

by W. B. Worthen, W. B. Worthen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0155063952

ISBN-13: 9780155063952

Pub. Date: 08/15/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Based on the best-selling Harcourt Anthology of Drama, the Brief Edition provides many of the important elements of that anthology but in a more streamlined form.

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Based on the best-selling Harcourt Anthology of Drama, the Brief Edition provides many of the important elements of that anthology but in a more streamlined form.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155063952
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/15/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1008

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Table of Contents


Introduction: Drama, Theater, and Culture. 1. CLASSICAL ATHENS. Sophocles: Oedipus the King. Euripides: Medea. Aristophanes: Lysistrata. 2. CLASSICAL JAPAN. Kanami Kiyotsugu: Matsukaze. Nakamura Matagoro II and James R. Brandon, Adaptors: Chushingura: The Forty-Seven Samurai. 3. MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE ENGLAND. Anonymous: Everyman. William Shakespeare: Hamlet. William Shakespeare: The Tempest. 4. EARLY MODERN EUROPE. Pedro Calderon de la Barco: Life Is a Dream. Molière: Tartuffe. Aphra Behn: The Rover. Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz: Loa to The Divine Narcissus. 5. MODERN EUROPE. Henrik Ibsen: A Doll House. Anton Chekhov: The Cherry Orchard. Bernard Shaw: Major Barbara. Bertolt Brecht: Mother Courage and Her Children. Samuel Beckett: Endgame. Caryl Churchill: Cloud Nine. 6. THE UNITED STATES. Susan Glaspell: Trifles. Tennessee Williams: The Glass Menagerie. Luis Valdez: Los Vendidos. August Wilson: Fences. David Henry Hwang: M. Butterfly. Tony Kushner: Angels in America, Part 1: Millennium Approaches. Suzan-Lori Parks: The America Play. 7. WORLD STAGES. Aime Cesaire: A Tempest. Wole Soyinka: Death and the Kings Horseman. Brian Friel: Translations. Maishe Maponya: Gangsters. Tomson Highway: Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing. Athol Fugard: Valley Song.

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