The Resource Bad Pennies and Dead Presidents : Money in Modern American Drama

Bad Pennies and Dead Presidents : Money in Modern American Drama

Label
Bad Pennies and Dead Presidents : Money in Modern American Drama
Title
Bad Pennies and Dead Presidents
Title remainder
Money in Modern American Drama
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study closely analyzes key works by five pivotal playwrights: Sidney Kingsley, Arthur Miller, David Mamet, August Wilson, and Suzan-Lori Parks, in a comparison of the treatment of money in a range of American plays from the Great Depression to the early twenty-first century. Money emerges as a site of anxieties regarding the relation of signs to the real: a "monstrous" substance that seems to breed itself from itself; a dangerous abstraction that claims for itself a "hard" reality, tran .
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
  • 812.50912
  • 812.509355
  • 812/.50912
Index
index present
LC call number
PS350 .D54 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Bad Pennies and Dead Presidents : Money in Modern American Drama
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn823386138
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (151 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443842846
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36154015
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823386138
  • acaebk1443842842

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