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The Cambridge Companion to Edward Albee /

Corporate Author: Cambridge collections online.
Other Authors: Bottoms, Stephen J. 1968-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Series:Cambridge companions to literature.
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Online Access:Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: The man who had three lives /
  • Stephen Bottoms
  • Albee's early one-act plays: "A new American playwright from whom much is to be expected" /
  • Philip C. Kolin
  • Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?: toward the marrow /
  • Matthew Roudané
  • "Withered age and stale custom": marriage, diminution, and sex in Tiny Alice, A delicate balance, and Finding the sun /
  • John M. Clum
  • Albee's 3¹/₂: the Pulitzer plays /
  • Thomas P. Adler
  • Albee's threnodies: Box-Mao-box, All over, The lady from Dubuque, and Three tall women /
  • Brenda Murphy
  • Minding the play: thought and feeling in Albee's "hermetic" works /
  • Gerry McCarthy
  • Albee's monster children: adaptations and confrontations /
  • Stephen Bottoms
  • "Better alert than numb": Albee since the eighties /
  • Christopher Bigsby
  • Albee stages Marriage play: cascading action, audience taste, and dramatic paradox /
  • Rakesh H. Solomon
  • "Playing the cloud circuit": Albee's vaudeville show /
  • Linda Ben-Zvi
  • Albee's The goat: rethinking tragedy for the 21st century /
  • J. Ellen Gainor
  • "Words; words...they're such a pleasure." (an afterword) /
  • Ruby Cohn
  • Borrowed time: an interview with Edward Albee /
  • Stephen Bottoms.