Heroes and Saints and Other Plays: Giving Up the Ghost, Shadow of a Man, Heroes and Saints by Cherrie MoragaHeroes and Saints and Other Plays: Giving Up the Ghost, Shadow of a Man, Heroes and Saints by Cherrie Moraga

Heroes and Saints and Other Plays: Giving Up the Ghost, Shadow of a Man, Heroes and Saints

byCherrie Moraga

Paperback | December 31, 1994

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Heroes and Saints & Other Plays is Chicana playwright Cherrí¬e Moraga's premiere collection of theatre. Included are: Shadow of a Man, winner of the 1990 Fund for New American Plays Award; Heroes and Saints, winner of the Dramalogue, the PEN West, and the Critics Circle awards, as well as the Will Glickman Prize for Best Play of 1992; and Giving Up the Ghost, first published by West End Press in 1986, and now presented here in its revised stage version.

About The Author

Nationally recognized as a poet, essayist, and cultural organizer, Cherríe Moraga is coeditor of the feminist multicultural anthology This Bridge Called My Back. American Theatre has described her as a playwright "on the cutting edge . . . carv[ing] out the future of Chicano Theatre."

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Title:Heroes and Saints and Other Plays: Giving Up the Ghost, Shadow of a Man, Heroes and SaintsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:149 pages, 8.93 × 6 × 0.46 inPublished:December 31, 1994Publisher:West End Press

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ISBN - 10:0931122740

ISBN - 13:9780931122743

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On "Shadow of a Man: "[Moraga] crafts a euphonious, musical medium out of the everyday language, the kitchen table talk of her people. . . . She [is] interested in the intricacies of sorrow that shape individuals, and thus a people."