The Zoo Story Summary
Edward Albee

Everything you need to understand or teach The Zoo Story by Edward Albee.

  • The Zoo Story Summary & Study Guide
  • 1 Encyclopedia Article
  • 4 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more
  • 30 The Zoo Story Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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The Zoo Story Overview

The Zoo Story is a one-act play written by esteemed American playwright Edward Albee. The play, first produced in 1959, was Albeeā€™s first work with the exception of a sex-farce penned when he was twelve. Written in a style that combines the Theater of the Absurd and American realism, The Zoo Story explores themes of isolation in a dehumanized society, absurdity and miscommunication, and the American class system.

Study Pack

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The Zoo Story Study Guide

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