Three Uses of the Knife: On the Nature and Purpose of Drama

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An elegantly packaged collection of theatre essays from America's most popular playwright Renowned playwright, screenwriter, poet and essayist David Mamet explains the necessity, purpose and demands of drama. A celebration of the ties that bind art to life, Three Uses of the Knife will enthral anyone who has sat anxiously waiting for the lights to go up on Act 1. In three tightly woven essays of characteristic force and resonance, Mamet speaks about the connection of art to life, language to power, imagination to survival, ...

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Three Uses of the Knife: On the Nature and Purpose of Drama
2007, Methuen Drama, London

ISBN-13: 9780713685589

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Three Uses Of The Knife: On the Nature and Purpose of Drama
2002, Methuen Drama, London

ISBN-13: 9780413771339

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Three Uses of the Knife: On the Nature and Purpose of Drama
2000, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375704239

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Three Uses of the Knife: On the Nature and Purpose of Drama
1998, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231110884

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