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Contemporary Armenian American drama

Contemporary Armenian American drama

an anthology of ancestral voices

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Nishan Parlakian.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8000
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 408 p. ;
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22613063M
ISBN 10023113374X

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He is a playwright and a director who has staged plays in Armenian and in English. He has written extensively on Armenian theater, and he has translated numerous plays. He is a past president of the Pirandello Society and coeditor of Modern Armenian Drama: 5/5(1).

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