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Fences

Wilson, August (Book - 2007 )
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
Fences
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A Pulitzer Prize winner. Garbage collector Troy Maxson clashes with his son over an athletic scholarship.


Winner of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.


Authors: Wilson, August
Statement of Responsibility: by August Wilson ; foreword by Samuel G. Freedman
Title: Fences
Publisher: New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2007
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: xiii, 92 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes: "1957."
Subject Headings: African Americans Drama African American families Drama Fathers and sons Drama Nineteen fifties Drama Pittsburgh (Pa.) Drama
Topical Term: African Americans
African American families
Fathers and sons
Nineteen fifties
Additional Contributors: Freedman, Samuel G.
LCCN: 2007022111
ISBN: 9781559363020
1559363029
9781559363075
155936307X
Branch Call Number: 812 Wilson
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Jul 03, 2013
  • madison382 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Really good book.

May 16, 2013
  • lasprott rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This was a really excellent read and portrays the struggles of a working-class African-American family in the 50s and 60s.

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May 16, 2013
  • lasprott rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"Some people build fences to keep people out . . . and other people build fences to keep people in."

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