Marsha Norman

(b. 1947)

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Kentucky-born dramatist whose first two-act play, Getting Out (1977), about a shattered woman emerging from prison and picking up her life, was followed by ‘Night, Mother (1983, Pulitzer Prize), presenting a young woman about to commit suicide.

Subjects: Literature — Theatre.

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