“We Will Be Citizens”: New Essays on Gay and Lesbian Theatre by James Fisher

By James Fisher

A dozen essays by means of more than a few verified students and acting artists deal with matters in post–1969 American homosexual and lesbian theatre and drama, the interval after the raid on the Stonewall hotel helped spawn a “gay revolution.” the gathering covers playwrights, millennial dramatists, and actors whereas exploring the heritage of gay-themed theatre and drama, the breadth of degree roles, and the dramatic illustration of gay characters from numerous views. those comprise the impression of AIDS, modern American politics, photos of homophobia, gay-themed performs geared toward Theatre for formative years audiences, and different topics.

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