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Clifford Odets.

R. Baird Shuman

Clifford Odets.

by R. Baird Shuman

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Published by Twayne Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963 -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series,, 30
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3529.D46 Z87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5857405M
    LC Control Number62019474

    More editions of Three Plays By Clifford Odets: Awake And Sing, Waiting For Lefty, Till The Day I Die: Three Plays By Clifford Odets: Awake And Sing, Waiting For Lefty, Till The Day I Die: ISBN () Softcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Waiting For Lefty by Clifford Odets. Waiting for Lefty is a play by Clifford Odets.

      Book jacket/back: Clifford Odets is considered the most gifted American social protest dramatist of the thirties and certainly one of America's great playwrights. Odets was born in Philadelphia in and raised in the Bronx, New York. After joining the Group Theatre in , he wrote his six best and most famous plays, included in this by: 3. With Lillian Hellman, Odets remains one of the foremost U.S. dramatists of the s. Born in Philadelphia, he became an actor about and joined the Group Theatre upon its founding in From then until its collapse in , the Group Theatre produced seven plays by Odets, all of which reflect the Depression era in which they were written.

      The Acting Edition contains notes showing how nearly all scene changes may be made with a minimum of effort. People are inclined to laugh at Joe, a moody young Italian with "cockeyed" notions. At heart a musician—he has a real talent for the violin—he longs to Price: $ Six plays of Clifford Odets (A Black cat book ; B) by Odets, Clifford and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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