9780805716313

August Wilson

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  • ISBN13:

    9780805716313

  • ISBN10:

    0805716319

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1999-06-01
  • Publisher: Twayne Pub

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Summary

This title studies writer and playwright August Wilson, author of the play "Fences." It discusses Wilson's place in Western drama and explores the influence of sports and jazz on his work.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Acknowledgments xi
Chronology xiii
Introduction: From Street to Stage
1(22)
In Lieu of Justice
23(16)
Times Change
39(16)
The House of Maxson
55(21)
Songs That Bind and Glow
76(17)
Notes from the Past
93(17)
Forever under Attack
110(19)
All Right with Whom?
129(18)
Conclusion 147(6)
Notes and References 153(5)
Selected Bibliography 158(7)
Index 165

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