Black Thunder: An Anthology of African-American Drama
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Black Thunder: An Anthology of African-American Drama

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This anthology of nine contemporary plays (all produced between 1975 and 1990) actively confronts the racial realities of American culture and celebrates the African American experience with originality and meaning. Playwrights include George C. Wolfe, Leslie Lee, Steve Carter, Amiri Baraka, P.J. Gibson, William Branch, Alexander Simmons, Ed Bullins, and August Wilson.
Paperback, 496 pages
Published February 3rd 1992 by Signet
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