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Weasels and Wisemen

Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Mamet

by Leslie Kane

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plays & playwrights: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • USA,
  • American,
  • Drama,
  • Literary Criticism / Drama

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9878206M
    ISBN 100312238843
    ISBN 109780312238841

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Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Leslie Kane. New York: St. Martin's Press, ; pp. xii + $ Leslie Kane's Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Mamet examines the impact of the playwright's "renewed Jewish faith" (3) on his theatre and cinema since Moving from the unpublished play Marranos to the Author: Michelle Ephraim.

Weasels and Wisemen is the first major study of David Mamet's work to investigate the moral vision and cultural poetics upon which this playwright's aesthetic vision is founded. A seminal figure in contemporary American drama whose ascendant reputation as an innovative playwright and filmmaker.

Weasels and Wisemen provides powerful evidence that encourages readers to rethink the plays and screenplays of this important artist. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.

Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Cited by: 3. Get this from a library. Weasels and wisemen: ethics and ethnicity in the work of David Mamet. [Leslie Kane] -- "Winner of three Obie Awards, a New York Drama Critics Award, and the Pulitzer Prize, David Mamet is considered one of the most prolific and powerful voices in.

Weasels and Wisemen is the first major study of Mamet\'s work to investigate the moral vision and cultural poetics upon which this playwright\'s vision is founded.

Tracing the development of Mamet\'s canon over a period of 20 years, Leslie Kane examines the subtle link between the moral vision and ethical behavior that sets apart Mamet\'s. Weasels and wisemen by Leslie Kane; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Criticism and interpretation, Ethnicity in literature, Education in literature, Ethics in literature; People: David Mamet, David Mamet ().

Weasels and Wisemen is the first major study of David Mamet's work to investigate the moral vision and cultural poetics upon which this playwright's aesthetic vision is founded. A seminal figure in contemporary American drama whose ascendant reputation as an innovative playwright and filmmaker demands an appraisal of his thought and the Pages:   Weasels and Wisemen by Leslie Kane,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1).

Weasels and Wisemen is the first major study of David Mamet's work to investigate the moral vision and cultural poetics upon which this playwright's aesthetic vision is founded. A seminal figure in contemporary American drama whose ascendant reputation as an innovative playwright and filmmaker demands an appraisal of his thought and the evolution of his craft, Mamet's commitment to the dynamic.

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Leitch, who studied the function of game-playing in the films of Alfred Hitchcock, Kane suggests. WEASELS AND WISEMEN: ETHICS AND ETHNICITY IN THE WORK OF DAVID MAMET by Leslie Kane, St. Martin's Press, New York.

pp, $55 cloth. Whatever else can be said about David Mamet--and quite a bit can be said about him--he is undoubtedly the master of the con. Book Description: Weidenfeld and Nicolson. Hardcover. Condition: As New. Almost in new condition. Book shows only very slight signs of use.

Cover and binding. In his masterful examination of what Leslie Kane in her book Weasels and Wisemen once called "the paradigmatic conspiracy theory of Jewish world domination," McLeod writes, "The Protocols [of the /5.

This is the first collection of scholarly essays dedicated to an assessment of this playwright's prodigious body of work. The 13 essays original and one revised and expanded for this volume--present the most timely and provocative thinking on Horovitz's canon (more than 50 plays), and address such subjects as ethnicity; violence; feminism; social commitment; the role of mythology; the Author: Leslie Kane.

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It certainly lacks the in-depth subsurface analysis that distinguishes Leslie Kane’s book on the topic (Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Mamet [Palgrave Macmillan, ]). But even then Kane is at pains to discuss the significance of the whole page of the Book of Esther that the haredi Jew.

WEASELS AND WISEMEN: ETHICS AND ETHNICITY IN THE WORK OF DAVID MAMET. By Leslie Kane. New York: St. Martin's Press, ; pp. xii + $ Leslie Kane's Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Mamet examines the impact of the playwright's "renewed Jewish faith" (3) on his theatre and cinema since Moving.

Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Mamet it was amazing avg rating — 1 rating — published — 2 editions/5. Of Hedging a Cuckoo Once upon a time the men of Gotham would have kept the Cuckoo so that she might sing all the year, and in the midst of their town they made a hedge round in compass and they got a Cuckoo, and put her into it, and said, "Sing there all through the year, or.

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(), Other. Other Publications or Works • “Shakespeare, Not Stirred,” with Caroline Bicks (forthcoming, Perigee/Penguin, ) • Annotations to Kill Shakespeare, Issue #6 in Kill Shakespeare: The Backstage Edition(IDW Press.

Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Work of David Mamet. Gordonsville, VA: Palgrave Macmillan. Leslie Kane (editor). Gender and Genre: Essays on David Mamet. Palgrave Macmillan. Leslie Kane (editor). The Art of Crime: The Plays and Film of Harold Pinter and David Mamet. Taylor and Francis/Routledge.

Further Reading (Drama Criticism) “The Humanist Fallacy.” In Weasels and Wisemen: Ethics and Ethnicity in the Works of David Mamet will help you with any book or any. Abstract “It has been said,” writes David Mamet, “that the difference between a fairy tale and a war story is the one begins ‘Once upon a time,’ and the other, ‘This is no shit’” (“Make-Believe Town” ).Two recent Mamet tales, “The Room” () and “Soul Murder” (), begin with neither, but clearly these are “war stories” from the : Leslie Kane.

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On the influence of Yiddish on his work, see Kane, Weasels and Wisemen, passim. On Yiddish theatre in Chicago see Irving Cutler, The Jews of Chicago from Shtetl to Suburb (Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press, ), 90– There are also several useful pages in Christiansen, TOO.

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