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Drama Resources: Reference Resources

Print Encyclopedias

Columbia encyclopedia of modern drama
Call Number: KEN Ref PN 1861 C65 2007  v.1 & 2

Encyclopedia of Asian theatre.  REF/PN/2860/E53/2007  v.1 & 2

Encyclopedia of Latin American theater.  REF/PQ/7082/D7/E63/2003

Encyclopedia of stage plays into film.  REF/PN/1997.85/T544/2001

McGraw-Hill encyclopedia of world drama : an international reference work.  REF/PN/1625/M3/1984  vol. 1-5

World encyclopedia of contemporary theatre.  REF/PN/1861/W67/1994  v.1-6

Dictionaries

Biographical Resources in Print

These are just a few of the print biographical resources in the library.  Seek assistance from a librarian if you do not find an appropriate resource.

African American dramatists : an A-to-Z guide.  REF/PS/338/N4/A69/2004

American national biography.  REF/CT/213/A68/1999  v.1-24

Asian American playwrights : a bio-bibliographical critical sourcebook.  REF/PS/338/A74/A9/2002

British and Irish dramatists since World War II.  REF/PR/736/B68/2001

British and Irish dramatists since World War II.  REF/PR/736/B68/2001b

British and Irish dramatists since World War II.  REF/PR/736/B683/2005

Cambridge companion to modern British women playwrights.  REF/PR/739/F45/C36/2000

Current biography.  REF/CT/100/C8  1940-current

Encyclopedia of African American actresses in film and television.  REF/PN1995.9/N4/M345/2010

Facts on File encyclopedia of Black women in America.  REF/E/185.96/F2/1997  v.9 Theater arts

female dramatist : profiles of women playwrights from the Middle Ages to the contemporary times.  REF/PN/471/P37/1998

French dramatists, 1789-1914.  REF/PQ/501/F733/1998

Latin American dramatists.  REF/PQ/7082/D7/L373/2004

Latin American dramatists since 1945 : a bio-bibliographical guide.  REF/PQ/7082/D7/H37/2003

Nineteenth-century British dramatists.  REF/PR/721/N56/2009

Notable American women : a biographical dictionary completing the twentieth century.  REF/CT/3260/N5725/2004

Spanish dramatists of the Golden Age : a bio-bibliographical sourcebook.  REF/PQ/6051/S63/1998

Twentieth-century American dramatists.  REF/PS/350/T95/2000

Twentieth-century American dramatists.  REF/PS/350/T95/2002

Twentieth-century American dramatists.  REF/PS/350/T97/2008

Twentieth-century French dramatists.  REF/PQ/556/O64/2005

Women Pulitzer playwrights : biographical profiles and analyses of the plays.  PS/338/W6/C73/2004 (book circulates from the library)


Full Text Drama Databases

Electronic Encyclopedias

Electronic Biographical Resources