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Clifford Odets: American Playwright: The Years from 1906 to 1940

Margaret Brenman-Gibson

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ISBN 10: 1557834571 / ISBN 13: 9781557834577
Published by Atheneum Books
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Paperback. 768 pages. Dimensions: 8.9in. x 6.5in. x 1.6in.(Applause Books). Clifford Odets through his plays, which include Waiting for Lefty and Awake and Sing!, was the champion of the oppressed, avenger for the poor. He and his plays, as presented by the influential Group Theatre, were the conscience of America during the Depression. Author Margaret Brenman-Gibson, a respected psychoanalyst and close personal friend, penned what is considered the classic biography of Odets. Based on exhaustive research, including access to his personal papers, plus her own insights into the man and his career, it is at last back in prtin. The book is richly annotated, with a thorough bibliography, personal chronology, a list of Odets works, published and unpublished, and a section of rare photographs. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781557834577

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Review: "A monument to a man who encapsulates an era" -Elia Kazan "Unparalleled for its thoroughness and insight" -Arthur Miller Our opinion: "As Marlon Brando says 'To me, Clifford Odets was the Thirties."'"

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