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Unbroken Thread: An Anthology of Plays by Asian American Women

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

"A valuable addition to the repertory of Asian American plays, this outstanding collection of six plays by Genny Lim, Wakako Yamauchi, Momoko Iko, Velina Hasu Houston, Jeannie Barroga, and Elizabeth Wong provides some of the most significant work to date from women in this group". — Choice

Synopsis:

'The plays in this volume span the range of Asian American women's experiences with passion, wit, anger, and blazing theatricality. Robert Uno's volume redresses a long-neglected gap in theatrical literature by bringing together six outstanding dramatic pioneers, whose innovations in story and form unleash new fire onto the American stage.'--David Henry Hwang

Table of Contents

Introduction — Paper angels / Genny Lim — The music lesson / Wakako Yamauchi — Gold watch / Momoko Iko — Tea / Velina Hasu Houston — Walls / Jeannie Barroga — Letters to a student revolutionary / Elizabeth Wong — Appendix: Plays by Asian American women.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780870238567
Editor:
Uno, Roberta
Publisher:
University of Massachusetts Press
Editor:
Uno, Roberta
Author:
Uno, Roberta
Location:
Amherst :
Subject:
Women
Subject:
American
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Asian americans
Subject:
American drama
Subject:
American - Asian American
Subject:
Asian Americans -- Drama.
Subject:
Asian American women.
Subject:
Asian American women -- Drama.
Subject:
American drama -- Women authors.
Subject:
Women -- United States -- Drama.
Subject:
Drama-Play Anthologies
Series Volume:
v. 17, no. 14
Publication Date:
19930931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
328
Dimensions:
9.22x6.03x.89 in. 1.12 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , 'The plays in this volume span the range of Asian American women's experiences with passion, wit, anger, and blazing theatricality. Robert Uno's volume redresses a long-neglected gap in theatrical literature by bringing together six outstanding dramatic pioneers, whose innovations in story and form unleash new fire onto the American stage.'--David Henry Hwang
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