The American Play and Other Works
Published by Theatre Communications
Black history, black culture and the supernatural collide in The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World. In The America Play, a black man travels the U.S. reenacting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln over and over, as other characters try to extricate themselves from the giant pit of history (and to figure out how they got into it)
This volume includes the euphoniously titled Imperceptible Mutabilities in the Third Kingdom, Betting on the Dust Commander, Pickling, and Devotees in the Garden of Love
The plays are ...
Imperceptible Mutabilities in the Third Kingdom & Betting on the Dust Commander & Pickling & The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire & Devotees in the Garden of Love + Essays