An introduction to American drama, aimed at students, academics and serious readers, which is also concerned that the unfamiliar names and forgotten voices of those who made a major contribution to its history, have been unfairly neglected.
About the Author
Clive Bloom is Emeritus Professor of English and American Studies at Middlesex University, UK. Widely published and Series Editor of Palgrave Macmillan's Crime Files series, he is the author of Violent London and Riot City, amongst many other titles.
Table of ContentsPreface and Acknowledgements - Introduction; C.Bloom - Susan Glaspell; B.Ozieblo - Eugene O'Neill; E.Mottram - Clifford Odets; M.Woolf - Tennessee Williams; M.Lilly - Arthur Miller; C.Banfield - Imamu Amiri Baraka; A.R.Lee - Neil Simon; M.Woolf - Sam Shepard; M.J.Hayes - Marsha Norman; D.Grantley - David Mamet; E.J.Esche - Contemporary Feminist Theatre; C.Canning - Index