Irish Playwrights, 1880-1995: A Research and Production Sourcebook


Irish playwrights such as Sean O'Casey, George Bernard Shaw, and John Millington Synge have made enormous contributions to world drama. This reference provides detailed entries for 32 Irish playwrights active from 1880 to 1995. Each entry includes a biographical sketch, a summary of productions, a critical assessment of the dramatist's work, and extensive bibliographical information. The volume concludes with a selected, general bibliography.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Tjebbe Westendorp
  • Maureen S. G. Hawkins
  • Dawn Duncan
  • David J. Sorrells
  • Kay S. Diviney
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1997


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