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By Roberta Uno

Contemporary performs via 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 via award-winning and famous playwrights resembling Anna Deavere Smith, Cherrie Moraga, Pearl Cleage, Marga Gomez and Spiderwoman, in addition to many interesting newcomers.
Contemporary performs through girls of Color is the 1st anthology to demonstrate such an abundance of expertise from the sort of wide variety of contemporary girls playwrights. The performs take on quite a few issues - from the playful to the painful - and signify quite a few various ways to playmaking.
the quantity additionally includes:
* a useful appendix of released performs through girls of color
* biographical notes on each one writer
* the construction historical past of every play
Contemporary performs by means of girls of Color is a special source for practitioners, scholars and enthusiasts of theatre, and an inspiring addition to any bookshelf.

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