Mandala, Susan.

Twentieth-Century Drama Dialogue as Ordinary Talk : Speaking Between the Lines - Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2016. - 1 online resource (153 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover -- Half Title -- Dedication -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Tables -- Acknowledgements -- Preface -- 1 Drama Dialogue and Talk -- 2 Approaches to Talk -- 3 Lifting the Smokescreen: The Language of Conversation in Harold Pinter's The Homecoming -- 4 Language and Social Class in Arnold Wesker's Roots -- 5 Brave Silences: Understanding What Is Not Said in Terence Rattigan's In Praise of Love -- 6 Talking at the Edge: Alan Ayckbourn's Just Between Ourselves -- 7 Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index

9781351877251 187.44 (3U),149.95 (1U)


English drama--20th century--History and criticism.


Electronic books.

PR736.M35 2016

822/.91409