Columbinus /

A play sparked by the April 1999 massacre at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, probes the psychological warfare of alienation, hostility and social pressure that goes on in high schools across America. Columbinus weaves together excerpts from discussions with parents, survivors and commu...

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Main Authors: Karam, Stephen (Author), Paparelli, P. J. (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London : Methuen Drama : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2019.
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Summary:A play sparked by the April 1999 massacre at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, probes the psychological warfare of alienation, hostility and social pressure that goes on in high schools across America. Columbinus weaves together excerpts from discussions with parents, survivors and community leaders in Littleton as well as diaries and home video footage to bring to light the dark recesses of American adolescence.
Item Description:Acts: 3. Scenes: 30. Roles: Male (3) , Female (3) , Neutral (0).
Theme: Terrorism; Mental illness; Violence; Contemporary; Society; Alienation; Youth. Genre: Documentary theatre; Tragedy; Multimedia performance; Political theatre; American drama; Melodrama. Period: 2001-2010; Contemporary. Place: United States of America.
Physical Description:1 online resource