HomeGroupsTalkMoreZeitgeist
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Black thunder : an anthology of contemporary…
Loading...

Black thunder : an anthology of contemporary African-American drama (original 1992; edition 1992)

by William B. Branch (Editor) (Editor)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
22None780,206 (3)1
August Wilson is a major American playwright whose work has been consistently acclaimed as among the finest of the American theater. His first play, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, won the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for best new play of 1984-85. His second play, Fences, won numerous awards for best play of the year, 1987, including the Tony Award, the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award, the Drama Desk Award, and the Pulitzer Prize. Joe Turner's Come and Gone, his third play, was also voted best play of 1987-88 by the New York Drama Critics' Circle. In 1990, Wilson was awarded his second Pulitzer Prize for The Piano Lesson.… (more)
Member:jerryphillips
Title:Black thunder : an anthology of contemporary African-American drama
Authors:William B. Branch (Editor)
Info:New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Mentor, c1992.
Collections:Your library
Rating:
Tags:Dramatic Text

Work details

Black Thunder: An Anthology of African-American Drama (Mentor Series) by William B. Branch (Editor) (1992)

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

No reviews
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Branch, William B.Editorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baraka, AmiriPlaywrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Branch, William B.Playwrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bullins, EdPlaywrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Carter, StevePlaywrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gibson, P. J.Playwrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lee, LesliePlaywrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Smmons, AlexanderPlaywrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wilson, AugustPlaywrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wolfe, George C.Playwrightsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

August Wilson is a major American playwright whose work has been consistently acclaimed as among the finest of the American theater. His first play, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, won the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for best new play of 1984-85. His second play, Fences, won numerous awards for best play of the year, 1987, including the Tony Award, the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award, the Drama Desk Award, and the Pulitzer Prize. Joe Turner's Come and Gone, his third play, was also voted best play of 1987-88 by the New York Drama Critics' Circle. In 1990, Wilson was awarded his second Pulitzer Prize for The Piano Lesson.

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Haiku summary

Quick Links

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3 1
3.5
4
4.5
5

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 151,650,177 books! | Top bar: Always visible