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INCLUDES: Emperor Jones; Anna Christie; The Hairy Ape. "Eugene Gladstone O'Neill (October 16, 1888 - November 27, 1953) was a Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright.
INCLUDES: Emperor Jones; Anna Christie; The Hairy Ape. More than any other dramatist, O'Neill introduced the dramatic realism pioneered by Anton Chekhov, Henrik Ibsen, and August Strindberg into American drama, and was the first to use truly American vernacular in his speeches. His plays involve characters who inhabit the fringes of society, where they struggle to maintain their hopes and aspirations but ultimately slide into disillusionment and despair
While they lack the epic scale, grandeur, and grace of Long Day's Journey (obviously a masterpiece), these plays are still brilliantly innovative and present a more raw vision of the experimentation that would be taken to Shakespeare-esque transcendent theater with LDJN
Автор: O& Eugene Название: Anna Christie, The Emperor Jones, The Hairy .
Three Great Plays : The Emperor Jones; Anna Christie; the Hairy Ap. Winner of the Nobel prize for literature and 4 Pulitzer prizes, Eugene O'Neill is generally acknowledged as America's greatest playwright.
Three Great Plays : The Emperor Jones; Anna Christie; the Hairy Ape. by Eugene O'Neill. The Emperor Jones is an expressionistic play much-admired for its powerful psychological portrayal of brute power, fear, and madness. The Hairy Ape combines elements of class struggle and surreal tragedy. Also includes Anna Christie.
O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Teatro Norte Americano. New York, The Modern Library. Uploaded by sf-loadersive. org on October 5, 2009. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). Terms of Service (last updated 12/31/2014).
The Emperor Jones" was the 2nd of two plays I read by Eugene O'Neill, both published in 1921. Anna Christie is still frequently performed
The Emperor Jones" was the 2nd of two plays I read by Eugene O'Neill, both published in 1921. This play opens with the last of the many servants and subjects of a self-made "emperor" sneaking out. Anna Christie is still frequently performed. It is the story of a young woman, Anna, whose hard life has led her to become a prostitute.
Four Plays: Anna Christie, The Hairy Ape, The Emperor Jones, Beyond the Horizon. Eugene O’Neill’s last completed play, A Moon for the Misbegotten is a sequel to his autobiographical Long Day’s Journey Into Night.
The Hairy Ape is a 1922 expressionist play by American playwright Eugene O'Neill. At first, Yank feels secure as he stokes the engines of an ocean liner, and is highly confident in his physical power over the ship's engines and his men.
In Anna Christie, a sailor reunites with his estranged daughter after years apart. As she begins to fall in love with a younger sailor, she realizes she must come clean to her father and her new love interest and reveal her troubled past.
The Hairy Ape combines elements of class struggle and surreal tragedy. For those unaware of Eugene Gladstone O'Neill, this is a wonderful starter book. One person found this helpful. The three plays in this volume are: The Emperor Jones; Anna Christie; The Hairy Ape. Two of the three end in tragedy; there is a glimmer of hope in 'Anna Christie'. Readers who have no taste for tragic endings, should best avoid O'Neill's dramas. 2 people found this helpful.
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