Collected Shorter Plays
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BeschreibungAll of O'Neill's themes and concerns find expression in his one-act plays. They are the dramatic equivalent of short stories. Here gathered in a single volume are nine one-act plays that span the playwright's career--from the early sea plays to the Expressionist masterpiece "The Hairy Ape" to the eerie nocturnal monologue "Hughie."
Included in this volume: "Bound East for Cardiff" "- Fog" "- Thirst" "- The Long Voyage Home" "- Ile" "- The Moon of the Caribbees" "- In the Zone" "- The Hairy Ape" "- Hughie"
PortraitEugene O'Neill (1889-1953), the father of American drama, won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama four times and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1936. Robert Brustein, founding director of the American Repertory Theatre and of the Yale Repertory Theatre, has been a key figure in American theater for the last forty years. He is the author of numerous books, including "Millennial Stages: Essays and Reviews 2001-2005," published by Yale University Press.
Pressestimmen"[O'Neill] is the most American of our handful of dramatists who matter most."--Harold Bloom
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: YALE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2007
Seitenanzahl: 306 Seiten