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Sam Shepard free pdf Sam Shepard's outlandish, nightmarish, yet lyrical playsThe Tooth of Crime, Buried Child, True West, Fool for Love, A Lie of the Mind, and dozens of othershave garnered him a Pulitzer Prize and a lasting reputation as one of America's greatest living playwrights. His charismatic performances in movies like Days of Heaven, The Right Stuff, Country, and Thunderheartas well as his screenplay for Paris, Texashave made him an indelible presence in American film. Rock 'n' roller, rancher, and rodeo prizewinner, he has toured with Bob Dylan, hung out with the Rolling Stones, collaborated with Patti Smith, and raised a family with Jessica Lange. Yet throughout he has remained an enigmatic figure. In this acclaimed biography, now fully updated, Don Shewey explores the life and works of this American visionary, illuminating Shepard's unique success in straddling the divide between serious artist and pop-culture hero.

About Don Shewey

Don Shewey's books include Caught in the Act: New York Actors Face to Face and Out Front: Contemporary Gay and Lesbian Plays. He has written for TheNew York Times, The Village Voice, Esquire, Rolling Stone, and many other publications.

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Author : Don Shewey
Publisher : Da Capo Press Inc
Data Published : 01 March 1997
ISBN : 030680770X
EAN : 9780306807701
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 282 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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