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By Roberta Uno

Contemporary performs through ladies of Color is a ground-breaking anthology of eighteen new and up to date works via African American, Asian American, Latina American and local American playwrights. This compelling assortment contains works by way of award-winning and famous playwrights similar to Anna Deavere Smith, Cherrie Moraga, Pearl Cleage, Marga Gomez and Spiderwoman, in addition to many fascinating newcomers.
Contemporary performs by means of girls of Color is the 1st anthology to show such an abundance of expertise from one of these wide selection of modern-day ladies playwrights. The performs take on quite a few issues - from the playful to the painful - and signify quite a few various techniques to playmaking.
the amount additionally includes:
* a useful appendix of released performs by way of ladies of color
* biographical notes on each one writer
* the creation heritage of every play
Contemporary performs through ladies of Color is a different source for practitioners, scholars and fanatics of theatre, and an inspiring addition to any bookshelf.

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