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August Wilson. By London Holley. Click For Reference. Who Is August Wilson? . August Wilson is one of the famous world’s famous playwright. He was born in April 27, 1945 Famous for many of his African-American plays . Introduced the Pittsburgh Cycle Theatre. Pittsburgh Cycle.

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August wilson

August Wilson

By London Holley

Click For Reference


Who is august wilson

Who Is August Wilson?

  • August Wilson is one of the famous world’s famous playwright.

  • He was born in April 27, 1945

  • Famous for many of his African-American plays.

  • Introduced the Pittsburgh Cycle Theatre


Pittsburgh cycle

Pittsburgh Cycle

  • Gem of the Ocean

  • Joe Turner’s Come and Gone

  • Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

  • The Piano Lesson

  • Seven Guitars

  • Fences

  • Two Trains Running

  • Jitney

  • King Hedley II

  • Radio Golf


What were they about

What Were They About?

  • His play happen every decade

  • They were about the struggle of African-American

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBTXS42dj40

  • ……………………

  • Most of the plays were about black people who were poor

  • When careful theplays can be shownretelling the same story over and over again.


R eference

Reference

  • https://www.google.com/#q=august+wilson

  • http://www.augustwilson.net/the_plays_1.html

  • http://augustwilson.net/doc/The_Life_and_Work_of__August_Wilson_Slide_Show.pdf

  • http://www.biography.com/people/august-wilson-9533583


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