Description - Tom Stoppard: Faber Critical Guide by Jim Hunter
Are you fascinated by Stoppard's plays but want an informed view into their complexities? Are you studying his plays and looking for help with interpretation? Do you teach Stoppard and need a reliable guide? This is a Faber Critical Guide to Tom Stoppard's major work that gives us all this and more: an introduction to the distinctive features of the playwright's work; the significance of the playwright in the context of modern theatre; a detailed analysis of each of the classic plays: language, structure and character; feature of performance; and, select bibliography. Complied by experts in their field, for use in classroom, college or home, Faber Critical Guides are the essential companions to the work of all the leading dramatists. Also in this series: Faber Critical Guides to the major works of Samuel Beckett, Brian Friel, Sean O'Casey and Harold Pinter.
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Author Biography - Jim Hunter
Jim Hunter is the author of three studies of Stoppard including About Stoppard and The Faber Critical Guide to Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Jumpers, Travesties and Arcadia, as well as of other critical works and novels. A former teacher and headmaster, he is now an associate lecturer with the Open University.