A lesson before dying

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A lesson before dying

Linney, Romulus, 1930- author.

[Los Angeles, California] : [L.A. Theatre Works], [2014]

1 online resource (1 audio file (1 hr., 24 min.)) : digital

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When Jefferson is sentenced to death and his lawyer, in a bid to save his life, calls him no more human than a hog, Jefferson decides to act like one up to his execution. His godmother asks a schoolteacher to teach him to die like a man, and the teacher is forced to face both himself and Jefferson as the day of the execution approaches.

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ISBN:

9781580814706

LC Call No:

PS3562.I55 L47 2014

Dewey Class No:

812/.54 23

Author:

Linney, Romulus, 1930- author.

Title:

A lesson before dying / by Romulus Linney.

Edition:

Unabridged.

Physical:

1 online resource (1 audio file (1 hr., 24 min.)) : digital

ContentType:

spoken word spw rdacontent

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audio s rdamedia

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computer rdamedia

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Notes:

Based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines.

Notes:

Previously released in different form by L.A. Theatre Works, p2001.

ParticipantNote:

Cast: Rick Foucheux, Keith Glover, Jamahl Marsh, Linda Powell, Jefferson A. Russel, Jerry Whidden, Beatrice Winde.

Summary:

When Jefferson is sentenced to death and his lawyer, in a bid to save his life, calls him no more human than a hog, Jefferson decides to act like one up to his execution. His godmother asks a schoolteacher to teach him to die like a man, and the teacher is forced to face both himself and Jefferson as the day of the execution approaches.

Subject:

African American men--Drama.

Subject:

Death row inmates--Drama.

Subject:

Race relations--Drama.

Subject:

Friendship--Drama.

Subject:

Audiobooks.

AE:PersName:

Dramatization of (work): Gaines, Ernest J., 1933- Lesson before dying.

AE:PersName:

Marsh, Jamahl, actor.

AE:PersName:

Glover, Keith, actor.

AE:CorpName:

L.A. Theatre Works.

AE:CorpName:

Findaway World, LLC.

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