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August Wilson (1945–2005)

Visions of Tragedy in Modern American Drama : From O’Neill to the Twenty-First Century

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2018



... of what is in my head when I write” (2006: 104). But in a separate interview in 1991 he added, “I try not to portray any of my characters as victims” (Shannon 2006: 140). It is in the spaces between his characters’ personal flaws...

August Wilson

The Methuen Drama Guide to Contemporary American Playwrights

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2014



... Yvonne Shafer , August Wilson: A Research and Production Sourcebook ( Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 1998). G. Sandra Shannon , The Dramatic...

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Sandra Clark

Sandra Clark is Professor Emerita of Renaissance Literature, Birkbeck, University of London, UK Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare and Domestic Life : A Dictionary

The Arden Shakespeare, 2018



...(A) Felis domesticus, a small carnivorous animal, kept to destroy rodents or as a pet. In early modern England cats were one of the animals regarded as witches’ familiars. A gib or gib-cat (pronounced with a hard ‘g’) means a male cat,...