Fences Summary
August Wilson

Everything you need to understand or teach Fences by August Wilson.

  • Fences Summary & Study Guide
  • 3 Student Essays
  • 1 Encyclopedia Article
  • ...and more
  • 30 Fences Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Fences Overview

Fences is a two-act stage drama by playwright August Wilson, one that earned the Pulitzer Prize
in 1987 in addition to several Drama Desk and Tony awards the same year. First produced in
1985, Fences moved to Broadway in 1987, with James Earl Jones in the role of Troy Maxson.

Study Pack

The Fences Study Pack contains:

Fences Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Fences Lesson Plans contain 134 pages of teaching material, including: