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Modern American Drama

Modern American Drama

by Harold Bloom
     
 
The prolific literary critic Bloom (humanities, Yale U.) provides the introduction to this collection of close readings. Some of the contributing scholars of English literature and American drama focus on specific playwrights and plays, among them Eugene O'Neill, Edward Albee, Tennessee Williams, Arthur Miller, Sexual Perversity in Chicago, and Fefu and Her Friends.

Overview

The prolific literary critic Bloom (humanities, Yale U.) provides the introduction to this collection of close readings. Some of the contributing scholars of English literature and American drama focus on specific playwrights and plays, among them Eugene O'Neill, Edward Albee, Tennessee Williams, Arthur Miller, Sexual Perversity in Chicago, and Fefu and Her Friends. Others explore such topics as the discipline of Arrogance, the survival of major full-length plays, the play as lang-scape from 1920 to 1933, and states of crisis. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791082386
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Series:
Bloom's Period Studies
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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