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Contemporary Plays by Women of Color - An Anthology of 18 Plays

Kathy Perkins & Roberta Uno - eds Price: $49.95

This anthology crosses between women's studies, ethnic studies, and literature, compiling plays written by contemporary women of color

It provides many diverse voices and theatrical approaches and proves both intellectually and culturally satisfying and offers 18 new and recent works by African American, Asian American, Latina American and Native American playwrights

It includes works by award-winning and well-known playwrights such as Anna Deavere Smith, Cherrie Moraga, Pearl Cleage, Marga Gomez and Spiderwoman, as well as many exciting newcomers

The plays tackle a variety of topics - from the playful to the painful - and represent numerous different approaches to playmaking

The volume also includes ...

* an invaluable appendix of published plays by women of color

* biographical notes on each writer

* the production history of each play

A unique resource for practitioners, students and lovers of theatre


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