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R. S. Gwynn has edited several other books, including Fiction: A Pocket Anthology; Poetry: A Pocket Anthology; Literature: A Pocket Anthology; Inside Literature: Reading, Responding, Writing (with Steven Zani); The Art of the Short Story (with Dana Gioia); and Contemporary American Poetry: A Pocket Anthology (with April Lindner). He has also authored five collections of poetry, including No Word of Farewell: Selected Poems, 1970-2000. He has been awarded the Michael Braude Award for verse from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Gwynn is University Professor of English and Poet-in-Residence at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas.
Table of Contents
|The Play's the Thing||p. 1|
|Origins of Drama||p. 3|
|Aristotie on Tragedy||p. 5|
|Brief History and Description of Dramatic Conventions||p. 18|
|Writing About Drama||p. 25|
|Sophocles(496? - 406 B.C.) Antigone, translated||p. 35|
|Twelfth Night; or, What You Will, edited||p. 83|
|An Enemy of the People, adapted||p. 166|
|The Glass Menagerie||p. 251|
|The Sandbox||p. 312|
|"Master Harold". . . and the boys||p. 319|
|The Piano Lesson||p. 362|
|Sure Thing||p. 443|
|The Cuban Swimmer||p. 454|
|The God of Carmage, translated||p. 469|
|Index of Critical Terms||p. 517|
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