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Twentieth-Century American Women Playwrights: 20th Century Women Playwrights

A research guide for Maya Cantu's course Twentieth-Century American Women Playwrights (DRA2183.01)

20th Century Women Playwrights & Full Text Plays

Select Anthologies and Collections of Plays

Searching the Library for Print Plays

To find a play as a standalone title or within an anthology:

In the catalog Keyword search the name of the play in quotes, for example “hoodoo love” or “"between our lips"

To browse a lot of plays by title or date:

In the catalog go to Advance Search. type * (an asterisk) in the search field and try various publishers in the Publisher field such as

  • Methuen
  • Dramatists Play Service
  • Broadway Play 
  • Samuel French
Search the library catalog only.