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- [-] Other Available FormatsOur PriceNew & Used MarketplaceFor Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf (Paperback)
Publisher: Scribner Book Company$12.00
From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp's Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award-winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences all over the country. Passionate and fearless, Shange's words reveal what it is to be of color and female in the twentieth century. First published in 1975 when it was praised by The New Yorker for "encompassing...every feeling and experience a woman has ever had," for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf will be read and performed for generations to come. Here is the complete text, with stage directions, of a groundbreaking dramatic prose poem written in vivid and powerful language that resonates with unusual beauty in its fierce message to the world.
The complete text and stage directions to Shange's 1976 Broadway production is the moving statement of a talented black woman artist who sings the song of her own experience in a way that all can relate to it.
- ISBN-13: 9781439186817
- ISBN-10: 1439186812
- Publisher: Scribner Book Company
- Publish Date: November 2010
- Page Count: 96