Maria Irene Fornes Plays Author:Susan Sontag Maria Irene Fornes: PLAYS is a collection of four plays by one of the most distinguished playwrights in America. Fornes- a playwright, director, translator, and lyricist-is the author of more than two dozen works for the stage, among them the celebreated Fefu and Her Friends and the musical Promenade. This volume, her second of collected plays, ... more »includes the recent Mud, The Danube, Sarita, and the Conduct of Life. In 1982 she was given an Obie Award, one of six she has received over the years, in recognition of her Sustained Achievement in the Theatre.
In her Preface to this volume, Susan Sontag writes of Maria Irene Fornes "conducting with exemplary tenacity and scrupulousness a unique career in American Theatre."« less