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The Resource Fortune and men's eyes, John Herbert

Fortune and men's eyes, John Herbert

Label
Fortune and men's eyes
Title
Fortune and men's eyes
Statement of responsibility
John Herbert
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the single setting of a prison cell and its outside corridor, four young men, prisoners, and a middle-aged guard live out the Christmas season in an atmosphere of anger, violence and desire. Two characters, Queenie and Mona, are openly homosexual and the other two prisoners, Rocky and Smitty, fight to preserve their masculinity within a system that encourages homosexuality by its very nature. The guard, called Holy-Face by the prisoners, detests all convicts and is a racist and sexist bigot who exploits prisoners for money. Before the play is over, we see the first-time offender, Smitty, changed forever by a corrupting experience"--Http://www.npconsultants.com/johnherbert
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926 October 13-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herbert, John
Dewey number
  • 812/.5/4
  • 819.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PS3558.E65
  • PR9199.3.H457
LC item number
  • F6 1967
  • F67 1967
Literary form
dramas
Series statement
Evergreen original
Series volume
E-457
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Male prisoners
  • Prisons
  • Male prisoners
  • American drama
Label
Fortune and men's eyes, John Herbert
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Evergreen original"
  • The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
768514
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780394173573
Lccn
67031624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)768514
Label
Fortune and men's eyes, John Herbert
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Evergreen original"
  • The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
768514
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780394173573
Lccn
67031624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)768514

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