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The Resource The Cambridge companion to American women playwrights, edited by Brenda Murphy

The Cambridge companion to American women playwrights, edited by Brenda Murphy

Label
The Cambridge companion to American women playwrights
Title
The Cambridge companion to American women playwrights
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brenda Murphy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of interpretive essays on American women playwrights
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
812.009/9287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS338.W6
LC item number
C36 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Murphy, Brenda
Series statement
Cambridge companions to literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American drama
  • American drama
  • Women and literature
Label
The Cambridge companion to American women playwrights, edited by Brenda Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 254-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Comedies by early American women / Amelia Howe Kritzer -- Women writing melodrama / Sarah J. Blackstone -- Realism and feminism in the Progressive Era / Patricia R. Schroeder -- Susan Glaspell and modernism / Veronica Makowsky -- The expressionist moment: Sophie Treadwell / Jerry Dickey -- Feminism and the marketplace: the career of Rachel Crothers / Brenda Murphy -- The Harlem Renaissance and the new Negro movement / Judith L. Stephens -- Lillian Hellman: feminism, formalism, and politics / Thomas P. Adler -- From Harlem to Broadway: African American women playwrights at mid-century / Margaret B. Wilkerson -- Feminist theory and contemporary drama / Janet Brown -- Feminist theatre of the seventies in the United States / Helene Keyssar -- Contemporary playwrights/traditional forms / Laurin Porter -- Wendy Wasserstein: a feminist voice from the seventies to the present / Jan Balakian -- Contemporary American women playwrights: a brief survey of selected scholarship / Christy Gavin -- Discovering and recovering African American women playwrights writing before 1930 / Christine R. Gray
Control code
39523388
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780521571845
Lccn
98036593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The Cambridge companion to American women playwrights, edited by Brenda Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 254-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Comedies by early American women / Amelia Howe Kritzer -- Women writing melodrama / Sarah J. Blackstone -- Realism and feminism in the Progressive Era / Patricia R. Schroeder -- Susan Glaspell and modernism / Veronica Makowsky -- The expressionist moment: Sophie Treadwell / Jerry Dickey -- Feminism and the marketplace: the career of Rachel Crothers / Brenda Murphy -- The Harlem Renaissance and the new Negro movement / Judith L. Stephens -- Lillian Hellman: feminism, formalism, and politics / Thomas P. Adler -- From Harlem to Broadway: African American women playwrights at mid-century / Margaret B. Wilkerson -- Feminist theory and contemporary drama / Janet Brown -- Feminist theatre of the seventies in the United States / Helene Keyssar -- Contemporary playwrights/traditional forms / Laurin Porter -- Wendy Wasserstein: a feminist voice from the seventies to the present / Jan Balakian -- Contemporary American women playwrights: a brief survey of selected scholarship / Christy Gavin -- Discovering and recovering African American women playwrights writing before 1930 / Christine R. Gray
Control code
39523388
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780521571845
Lccn
98036593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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