David Mamet s Glengarry Glen Ross

23 David Mamet has long been interested in role-playing. And, thus it is of little surprise that his salesmen are hawkers of false dreams and consummate storytellers, but the fecundity, creativity, and assertiveness of these ...

David Mamet s Glengarry Glen Ross

The 12 original and two classic essays offer a dialectic on performance and structure, and substantially advance our knowledge of this seminal playwright.

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David Mamet
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: Anne Dean
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

This book supports the claim that David Mamet is possibly the first true verse dramatist by examining in detail his celebrated use of language as dramatic action. Five of Mamet's best known plays are studied in detail: Sexual Perversity in Chicago, American Buffalo, A Life in the Theatre, Edmond, and
Understanding David Mamet
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: David Murphy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-27 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

Understanding David Mamet analyzes the broad range of David Mamet's plays and places them in the context of his career as a prolific writer of fiction and nonfiction prose as well as drama. Over the past three decades, Mamet has written more than thirty produced plays and garnered recognition as
David Mamet
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ira Nadel
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-16 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Author, essayist, playwright, and screenwriter, David Mamet is often referred to as the quintessential American writer. His works are known for their clever and terse dialogue and have earned him a Pulitzer Prize for Glengarry Glen Ross and Oscar nominations for House of Games as well as The Spanish Prisoner,
David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Leslie Kane
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The 12 original and two classic essays offer a dialectic on performance and structure, and substantially advance our knowledge of this seminal playwright.
David Mamet
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: David K. Sauer, David K.. Sauer, Janice A. Sauer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Presents a complete picture of the critical responses to David Mamet's plays.