Study Guides on Works by Lynn Nottage

Intimate Apparel is a play by Columbia University Professor of Playwrighting Lynn Nottage. The play is set in 1905 and it tells the story of Esther, a young African American woman who travels to New York City with dreams of becoming a seamstress,...

Although she is best-known for plays like Ruined and Sweat (both of which earned her Pulitzer Prizes for Drama), American playwright Lynn Nottage has written a number of similarly brilliant plays. One of those less-known plays is the one-act Poof!...