Abramson Doris E. Negro Playwrights in the American Theatre, 1925-
1959. New York: Columbia Univ. Press, 1969.|
Highlights the personal experiences and dramas of African American playwrights from 1925-1959. Significant attention is given to Lorraine Hansberry, including the direct experiences of her life that are portrayed in her dramas. Consult the thorough index for other references to Hansberry and Adrienne Kennedy.
Arata Esther S. More Black American Playwrights: A Bibliography.
Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1978.|
Lists published plays of African American dramatists with criticism and reviews on plays through 1978. It is a continuation of Arata and Rotoli's 1976 bibliography.
Arata Esther S., and
Nicholas Rotoli. Black American Playwrights,
1800 to the Present: A Bibliography. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1976.|
Lists published plays of African American dramatists with criticism and reviews on plays through 1975.
|4. Betsko Kathleen, and Rachel Koenig. Interviews with Contemporary Women Playwrights. New York: Beach Tree Books, 1987.|