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David Mamet

Everything you need to understand or teach Oleanna by David Mamet.

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David Mamet Biographies (3)

1,616 words, approx. 6 pages
Playwright and screenwriter David Mamet is highly praised for his accurate rendering of American vernacular, through which he explores the relationship between language and behavior. Born in Chicago, ... Read more
7,076 words, approx. 24 pages
David Mamet was born and raised in Chicago. "We have some strange local mythology. No Chicagoan makes gangster jokes or thinks of the City as particularly violent (which it isn't). (Al Capone did say,... Read more
3,796 words, approx. 13 pages
"In this country of incessant obbligatos accompanying all activity--music in offices, and elevators, tapes in cars, radios in restaurants--Mamet has heard the ultimate Muzak, the dissonant din of peop... Read more