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Prize-winning American drama

Jane F. Bonin

Prize-winning American drama

a bibliographical and descriptive guide.

by Jane F. Bonin

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • American drama -- Stories, plots, etc.,
  • Literary prizes

  • Edition Notes

    GenreStories, plots, etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS351 B6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18910335M

      Prolific American writer Pearl S. Buck (a pseudonym for Pearl Walsh, née Sydenstricker, also known as Sai Zhenzhu, –), best-remembered for her novel "The Good Earth," the first installment in her "House of Earth" trilogy, received the Nobel Prize in Literature "for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in Author: Esther Lombardi. J. W. Schultz () was an author, explorer, and historian who lived among the Blackfeet as a fur trader. In his famous book Rising Wolf, Schultz tells the story of Hugh Monroe who came to the Blackfoot country when he was 16 and was adopted into the Blackfeet accompanied war parties, took part in buffalo hunts, and helped to make peace between the Crows and Blackfeet.

      It's summer, which makes it the perfect time to break out the sundresses, plan a trip to the beach, and add some Pulitzer Prize-winning books to your reading list. Because as odd as it may seem Author: Emma Cueto.   Each April, since , the Pulitzer Prize exalts some of the highest achievements in journalism and the arts. For the fiction award, the committee honors a piece of distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life, published the previous year. His Family by Ernest Poole was the first book to ever receive the award.

      N ot all writers think of migrants as a “faceless brown mass”. Indeed, if there is one thing that readers should take away from the ill-fated release of the over-hyped American Dirt, it is. Established in , the National Book Awards are American literary prizes administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization. A pantheon of writers such as William Faulkner, Marianne Moore, Ralph Ellison, John Cheever, Bernard Malamud, Philip Roth, Robert Lowell, Walker Percy, John Updike, Katherine Anne Porter, Norman Mailer, Lillian Hellman, Elizabeth Bishop, Saul Bellow.


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