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Title War plays by women : an international anthology / edited by Claire M. Tylee with Elaine Turner and Agnes Cardinal
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 225 pages) : illustrations
Contents War brides / Marion Craig Wentworth -- Mine eyes have seen / Alice Dunbar-Nelson -- Please do not suffer : a play ; Accents in Alsace : a reasonable tragedy / Gertrude Stein -- La paix = Peace / Marie Lenéru -- Die Befreiung = Liberation : 16 tableaux from the lives of German and Russian women, 1914-20 / Berta Lask -- Angels of war / Muriel Box -- The man from Mukinupin / Dorothy Hewett -- The fighting days / Wendy Lill -- My name, shall I tell you my name / Christina Reid
Summary This anthology consists of ten plays from countries involved in the First World War. It represents a range of dramatic forms, demonstrating how women have attempted to use theatre to achieve social change, and explores their historical development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-225)
Notes Print version record
Subject World War (1914-1918)
Drama -- Women authors.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Drama.
Form Electronic book
Author Cardinal, Agnes.
Turner, Elaine, 1937-
Tylee, Claire M., 1946-
ISBN 1136357254