By Penny Farfan,Lesley Ferris
With contributions from major overseas students and an introductory evaluate of the worries and demanding situations dealing with girls playwrights during this new century, Contemporary girls Playwrights explores the range and gear of women's playwriting for the reason that 1990, highlighting key voices and reading an important serious and theoretical advancements in the box.
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