TITLE

INTRODUCTION THE WORKMANSHIP OF THE ONE-ACT PLAY

PUB. DATE
January 1921
SOURCE
One-Act Plays by Modern Authors;Jan1921, pxiii)
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on one-act play, a form of drama and literature that achieved the interest of European and American writers in the last decade of the 19th century. The history of one-act play is explored, along with the views of Clayton Hamilton on one-act plays. The author argues that one-act plays have fast and direct characterization and have no distracting incidents. She also notes the similarities between one-act play and short story, such as in their plot and characters.
ACCESSION #
63611126

 

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