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Famous American plays of the 1950s.

Lee Strasberg

Famous American plays of the 1950s.

by Lee Strasberg

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Published by Dell Pub. Co.] in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American drama -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Laurel drama series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS634 S85 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination415p.
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21257395M

      Top 10 books about women in the s Ahead of International Women’s Day on 8 March, the historian picks the best writing about an era when females were not expected to have an independent.   The 50 best plays of all time From the ancient Greeks and Shakespeare to Angels in America, these 50 plays rank as the greatest in the world By Author: Andy Propst.

    There is a great and proud tradition of American writers, including some of the world’s most famous authors. Novels, plays, and poems pour out of the United States, with increasing numbers of women, African American, Native American and Hispanic writers making a strong contribution. There have been twelve literature Nobel Prize laureates.   Just take a look at the following 20 classic American books published in the s. Great American Literature from the ’50s A Raisin in the Sun – Lorraine Hansberry’s play is an important depiction of life for African-Americans at the time and it reached white audiences in a groundbreaking way.

    Fellow playwright Edward Albee described this Pulitzer Prize-winning play as "the greatest American play ever written." It takes place in a small town . 50 Best Plays of the American Theater by Clive Barnes John Gassner and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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