Search - List of Books by Lisa Loomer

Lisa Loomer is a playwright and screenwriter who has also worked as an actress and stand-up comic. She is best known for her play The Waiting Room, in which three women from different time periods meet in a modern doctor's waiting room, each suffering from the effects of their various societies' cosmetic body modification practices (foot binding, corsetry, and breast implantation). She also co-wrote the screenplay for the film Girl Interrupted. Loomer is an alum of the New Dramatists and was a 1985 playwright-in-residence at the Intar Theatre in New York City. Many of her plays deal with the experiences of Latinos and Hispanic-Americans, and with various aspects of contemporary family life.

Loomer is married to composer Joe Romano; their son Marcello was born in 1998.

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Total Books: 7
Distracted
2009 - Distracted (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822222989
ISBN-10: 0822222981
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Living Out
2005 - Living Out (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822219941
ISBN-10: 0822219948
Genres: Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction
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Expecting Isabel
2005 - Expecting Isabel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822219958
ISBN-10: 0822219956
Genres: Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction
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Girl Interrupted
2000 - Girl Interrupted [Faber and Faber Screenplays] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780571202119
ISBN-10: 057120211X
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Waiting Room
1998 - Waiting Room (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822215943
ISBN-10: 0822215942
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Accelerando
Accelerando (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822215950
ISBN-10: 0822215950
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Bocon
Bocon (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780871298706
ISBN-10: 0871298708
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