August Wilson

Fences

originally published:
New York : Plume
1986

awards:

  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama(1987)
  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama(1990)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 4/27/1945
died: 10/2/2005
born as: August Wilson

American playwright, author of a cycle of plays, each set in a different decade of the 20th century, about black American life. He won Pulitzer Prize for Fences (1986) and for The Piano Lesson (1990). Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature