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The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson Paperback – May 1 2006

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  • Paperback: 312 pages
  • Publisher: University of Michigan Press (May 1 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0472031635
  • ISBN-13: 978-0472031634
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.3 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 522 g
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"Certain to be "the major study of Wilson for some time to come."

About the Author

Harry Justin Elam, Jr. is Olive H. Palmer Professor in Humanities and Professor of Drama at Stanford University. He is author of Taking it to the Streets: The Social Protest Theater of Luis Valdez and Amiri Baraka and co-editor of Black Cultural Traffic: Crossroads in Global Performance and Popular Culture and African American Performance and Theatre History: A Critical Reader.

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