Corpus ID: 190778474

The Red Letter Plays

  title={The Red Letter Plays},
  author={Suzan-Lori Parks and N. Hawthorne},
Wanted: Debt or Alive in Suzan-Lori Parks’s FA
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A Study of Intersectionality in Suzan-Lori Parks's Fucking A
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From Alpha to Omega Women: Ancient Greek Origins and Contemporary Re-visions
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Sara Baartman and the Ethics of Representation
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The Pursuit of Happiness: The State of the American Dream in Suzan-Lori Parks's Topdog/Underdog
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“A” is for Abject: The Red Letter Plays of Suzan-Lori Parks
Since her national debut nearly a quarter century ago, playwright Suzan-Lori Parks has captured and held the attention of audiences, critics, and fellow artists, offering, with astonishingExpand