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Pages: 193
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"Love is love" - but is navigating it any less complicated today? What does it mean to be in a committed relationship? Is monogamy just monotony? Told through interweaving glimpses into the life of an everyday couple unexpectedly confronted by a vicious crime, Homos, or Everyone in America is a
Historical Dictionary of Contemporary American Theater
Language: en
Pages: 1240
Authors: James Fisher
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Historical Dictionary of the Contemporary American Theater, Second Edition contains a chronology, an introduction, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has more than 1.000 cross-referenced entries on plays, playwrights, directors, designers, actors, critics, producers, theaters, and terminology.
World's End
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: James Corley
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-27 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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Major Characters In American Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 952
Authors: Jack Salzman, Pamela Wilkinson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-23 - Publisher: Holt Paperbacks

Major Characters in American Fiction is the perfect companion for everyone who loves literature--students, book-group members, and serious readers at every level. Developed at Columbia University's Center for American Culture Studies, Major Characters in American Fiction offers in-depth essays on the "lives" of more than 1,500 characters, figures as varied
The Utopian Novel in America, 1886–1896
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jean Pfaelzer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985-02-15 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre

In the late 1800s, Americans flocked to cities, immigration, slums, and unemployment burgeoned, and America's role in foreign affairs grew. This period also spawned a number of fictional glimpses into the future. After the publication of Edward Bellamy's Looking Backward in 1888, there was an outpouring of utopian fantasy, many