Understanding Sam Shepard investigates the notoriously complex and
confusing dramatic world of Sam Shepard, one of America's most
prolific, thoughtful, and challenging contemporary playwrights.
During his nearly fifty-year career as a writer, actor, director,
and producer, Shepard has consistently focused his work on the
ever-changing American cultural landscape. James A. Crank's
comprehensive study of Shepard offers scholars and students of the... more...