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date: 15 June 2024

Shepard, Samlocked

Shepard, Samlocked

  • Philip Parry

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Sam Shepard is the best known, and has proved the most enduring, of those American dramatists who began their careers in the radical and alternative theater movements of the 1960s. Although his plays have become thoroughly mainstream, something of the aura of those early years still clings to his work.

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  • North American Literatures

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