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The Cambridge companion to August Wilson /

Corporate Author: Cambridge collections online.
Other Authors: Bigsby, C. W. E.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
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Online Access: Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • August Wilson: the ground on which he stood / Christopher Bigsby
  • Been here and gone / John Lahr
  • August Wilson's relationship to Black theatre: community, aesthetics, history and race / Mary L. Bogumil
  • Music and mythology in August Wilson's plays / Kim Pereira
  • Gem of the ocean and the redemptive power of history / Harry J. Elam, Jr.
  • Joe Turner's come and gone / Samuel A. Hay
  • Ma Rainey's black bottom: cutting the historical record, dramatizing a blues CD / Alan Nadel
  • A piano and its history: family and transcending family / Felicia Hardison LondreĢ
  • The tragedy of Seven guitars / Brenda Murphy
  • Safe at home?: August Wilson's Fences / Matthew RoudaneĢ
  • Two trains running: blood on the tracks / Stephen Bottoms
  • Jitney, folklore and responsibility / David Krasner
  • King Hedley II: in the midst of all this death / Joan Herrington
  • Radio golf: the courage of his convictions: survival, success and sprituality / Margaret Booker
  • Critics on August Wilson / David K. Sauer and Janice A. Sauer
  • An interview with August Wilson / Christopher Bigsby.