January 1921
One-Act Plays by Modern Authors;Jan1921, pxiii)
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.


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