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Cambridge Companions to Literature: The Cambridge Companion to Sam Shepard by Matthew C. Roudane Details

A few American playwrights have played the same influence on contemporary theater as Sam Sheppard. His plays are performed both inside and outside Broadway and in all major US theaters.…

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A few American playwrights have played the same influence on contemporary theater as Sam Sheppard. His plays are performed both inside and outside Broadway and in all major US theaters.

They are also widely conducted and studied in Europe, especially in Britain, Germany and France, where they find a public and scientific audience. In this collection of 17 original essays, American and European authors from different professional and academic backgrounds explore various aspects of Shepard's career - his plays, poetry, music, fiction, acting, directing and cinematography.

The volume covers major plays, including "The Curse of the Desperate Class", "The Buried Child" and "The Real West," as well as other lesser-known but vitally important works. The complete chronology of Shepard's life and career, with autobiographical chapters, a remark by the legendary Joseph Chaikin, and an interview with the playwright, provides a great and direct account of a rich and experimental personality..



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