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Mary Roberts Rinehart, George Kaufman, Adrienne Kennedy, Tennessee Williams, Lillian Hellman, Langston Hughes, Lorraine Hansberry
Welcome to the Twentieth-Century American Playwrights Guide! This guide is designed to connect users to many types of information sources available through the Gumberg Library on American Playwrights who influenced and shaped twentieth-century American Drama. It will connect you to quick biographies, reference works, books (print and ebooks), and databases for articles on major American dramatists.
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Twentieth-Century Drama Database
This database features modern plays by over 300 playwrights, covering the years 1891-2008
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help and credits
This guide was created by Emily Kizina, English Department Intern,Gumberg Library, October 2020