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Black Drama

Full-text database that provides access to over 1,300 plays, including works by more than 200 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries. Additionally includes information on related productions, theaters, production companies as well as selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays. Some 500 of the plays are published here for the first time, including a number by major authors.


Resource Type(s): E-Book(s) 
Access information: Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.
Fulltext: Fulltext is available.
Vendor Name:Alexander Street Press
Research Guides: African American Resources, English Literature & Language, Theatre
Coverage:1850 to present; 2nd ed.
Update Frequency:quarterly