Popular Culture Icons in Contemporary American Drama


First documenting the rapport contemporary American playwrights have established with popular cultures for more than 35 years, Blatanis then shows how that rapport can foreground some of the most prominent qualities of contemporary American drama, and expose the idiosyncrasies of American popular culture. He indexes only names and titles. Distributed in the US by Associated University Presses. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)