A Critical Companion to Lynn Nottage places this renowned, award-winning playwright's contribution to American theatre in scholarly context. The volume covers Nottage's plays, productions, activism, and artistic collaborations to display the extraordinary breadth and depth of her work.
The collection contains chapters on each of her major works, and includes a special three-chapter section devoted to Ruined, winner of the 2009 Pulitzer Prize.
The anthology also features an interview about collaboration and creativity with Lynn Nottage and two of her most frequent directors, Seret Scott and Kate Whoriskey.
Contributors: Jocelyn L. Buckner, Scott Knowles, Jaye Austin Williams, Jennifer L. Hayes, Adrienne Macki Braconi, Faedra Chatard Carpenter, Harvey Young, Jennifer-Scott Mobley, Jeff Paden, Esther J. Terry, Lynn Nottage, Seren Scott, Kate Whoriskey, Soyica Colbert
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