Homesick

by  Joyce Carol Oates

Short Play, Drama  /  1m, 1f

A duet for voices, this drama with undertones of black comedy introduces Pinktoes, a woman who has been murdered in a desolate area of Texas by Mr. America, a serial killer. Pinktoes speaks from beyond the grave without sentiment or self-pity while Mr. America speaks from prison. Each is an eloque…

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A duet for voices, this drama with undertones of black comedy introduces Pinktoes, a woman who has been murdered in a desolate area of Texas by Mr. America, a serial killer. Pinktoes speaks from beyond the grave without sentiment or self-pity while Mr. America speaks from prison. Each is an eloquent variant of American archetypical primitive innocense.
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Joyce Carol Oates

Joyce Carol Oates grew up in the countryside outside of Lockport, New York, where she attended a one-room schoolhouse in the elementary grades. As a small child, she told stories instinctively by way of drawing and painting before learning how to write. After receiving the gift of a typewriter at ag ...

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Speaking of Tushy had its 1st public reading at the Cherry Lane Theatre, NYC, June, 2007, presented by The New York Playwrights Lab.

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