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Sand box ; the death of Bessie Smith

Edward Albee

Sand box ; the death of Bessie Smith

two plays

by Edward Albee

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Published by Signet in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

153,069

Other titlesThe death of Bessie Smith.
Statementby Edward Albee.
ContributionsAlbee, Edward, 1928-
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20942240M

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Author: Edward Albee. He wrote about 30 plays during his lifetime including The Sandbox, The American Dream, The Death of Bessie Smith, All Over, and The Play About the Baby.

He won the Pulitzer Prize three times for A Delicate Balance inSeascape inand Three Tall Women in Another story maintains that Bessie was indeed rushed to a hospital, but was turned away because she was black.

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Edward Albee. Bessie Smith (Ap – Septem ) was an African American blues singer widely renowned during the Jazz med the Empress of the Blues, she was the most popular female blues singer of the s and is often regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era and was a major influence on fellow blues singers, as well as jazz vocalists.

the death of bessie smith. Memphis, Tennessee,a time when the South's aristocracy is crumbling amidst the deeply racist views of its citizens. At a white hospital a Nurse belittles a black Orderly, a polite young man eager to improve himself, and is severely condescending to an Intern, a white man, who is seemingly in love with : The Death of Bessie Smith is a one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee, written in and premiered in West Berlin the following year.

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The sandbox ; The death of Bessie Smith ; (with Fam and Yam). [Edward Albee] -- In THE SANDBOX an old woman prepares to die, while daughter, son-in-law and the Angel of Death keep watch. THE DEATH OF BESSIE SMITH is a powerful drama that bares the ugly and shameful circumstances.

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