Download e-book for iPad: American Drama 1945 - 2000: An Introduction (Wiley Blackwell by David Krasner

By David Krasner

This concise creation to American drama offers readers an summary of ways American drama constructed from the top of the second one global conflict to the flip of the twenty-first century.

  • Provides a balanced overview of the most important performs and playwrights of the period.
  • Shows how those dramatists broke new floor of their contribution to political, monetary, social and cultural debates, in addition to of their dramaturgical strategies.
  • Organized chronologically, with performs, playwrights and routine clustered round assorted pursuits resembling realism and experimentalism.
  • Gives readers a feeling of the improvement of yankee drama over time.

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