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Eight plays, all written in this century, in which leading women dramatists present their own pictures of their sex.

Synopsis:

The theater has always been considered a mirror of its time, and many twentieth-century plays have reflected changing views of women. A large number of these, however, have been by men. Here is a volume of eight plays, all written in this century, in which leading women dramatists present their own pictures of their sex. The plays were chosen because they both read and play well and because they deal specifically with women and their problems.

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Table of Contents

Sullivan, V. and Hatch, J. Introduction.--Gerstenberg, A. Overtones.--Hellman, L. The children's hour.--Boothe, C. The women.--Lessing, D. Play with a tiger.--Terry, M. Calm down mother.--Ginzburg, N. The advertisement.--Duffy, M. Rites.--Childress, A. Wine in the wilderness.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394718965
Editor:
Sullivan, Victoria,
Editor:
Hatch, James Vernon,
Editor:
Sullivan, Victoria
Editor:
Hatch, James
Author:
Sullivan, Victoria
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Women
Subject:
American
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Drama
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Collections
Subject:
Drama -- 20th century.
Subject:
Drama CONTRIBUTION: Hatch, James Vernon, = joint comp.
Subject:
Women -- Drama.
Subject:
Drama-American Anthology
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Series Volume:
15
Publication Date:
19740131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
448
Dimensions:
7.28x4.35x.90 in. .61 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The theater has always been considered a mirror of its time, and many twentieth-century plays have reflected changing views of women. A large number of these, however, have been by men. Here is a volume of eight plays, all written in this century, in which leading women dramatists present their own pictures of their sex. The plays were chosen because they both read and play well and because they deal specifically with women and their problems.
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