On a book page, this tab will allow you to add a book to one of your lists.
Please login or register to use this feature.
9780887545924_cover Enlarge Cover
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $13.95
edition:Paperback
category: Drama
published: April 2000
ISBN:9780887545924

Belle

A Reconstruction of the Reconstruction Era of the United States

by Florence Gibson MacDonald

reviews: 0
tagged:
add a tag
Please login or register to use this feature.
canadian, black studies (global)
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $13.95
edition:Paperback
category: Drama
published: April 2000
ISBN:9780887545924
Description

When the couple encounters a white woman fighting for the suffrage movement, they become entwined in the social upheaval that epitomizes post Civil War America.

About the Author
Florence Gibson MacDonald
Florence Gibson MacDonald has written extensively for the stage and for radio. Born in Montreal and raised in Cobourg, her M.D. in genetics and biochemistry took her to the Northwest Territories, Hong Kong, and East Africa before returning to Canada to practise and eventually write full-time. Gibson MacDonald's most notable work includes Belle (winner of the Chalmers Canadian Play Award), and Home is My Road, winner of the CAA Carol Bolt Award in 2004.
Author profile page >
Contributor Notes

Florence Gibson MacDonald has written extensively for the stage and for radio. Born in Montreal and raised in Cobourg, her M.D. in genetics and biochemistry took her to the Northwest Territories, Hong Kong, and East Africa before returning to Canada to practise and eventually write full-time. Gibson MacDonald's most notable work includes Belle (winner of the Chalmers Canadian Play Award), and Home is My Road, winner of the CAA Carol Bolt Award in 2004.

Awards
  • Winner, Chalmers Canadian Play Award
  • Short-listed, Dora Mavor Moore Award- Outstanding New Play
  • Short-listed, British Council New International Playwrighting Award
Editorial Review

"...[a] dazzlingly written new play [with] prose of a richness to which we are hardly accustomed. Aglow with metaphor, tense with conflict, devastatingly funny, brilliantly and paradoxically compact. Here it is at last: a play that sings."

— National Post

Out of print

This edition is not currently available in bookstores. Check your local library or search for used copies at Abebooks.

Buy the e-book:

Reader Reviews

Sign Up or Sign In to add your review or comment.

Other Titles by Florence Gibson MacDonald

Missing

Missing

edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged : canadian
More Info
How Do I Love Thee?

How Do I Love Thee?

edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
More Info

User Activity

X
Contacting facebook
Please wait...