Susan Glaspell and Sophie Treadwell: American Modernist - download pdf or read online

By Barbara Ozieblo,Jerry Dickey

Susan Glaspell and Sophie Treadwell offers serious introductions to 2 of the main major American dramatists of the early 20th century. Glaspell and Treadwell led American Theatre from outmoded melodrama to the experimentation of significant ecu playwrights like Ibsen, Strindberg and Shaw.



This is the 1st ebook to house Glaspell and Treadwell’s performs from a theatrical, instead of literary, viewpoint, and offers a accomplished assessment in their paintings from lesser recognized performs to seminal productions of Trifles and Machinal.



Although every one lady pursued her personal topics, matters and demeanour of degree construction, this shared quantity underscores the theatrical and cultural stipulations influencing woman playwrights in glossy the USA.

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