William Saroyan

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William Saroyan
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Date personale
Născut Modificați la Wikidata
Fresno, Statele Unite ale Americii[1] Modificați la Wikidata
Decedat (72 de ani) Modificați la Wikidata
Fresno, Statele Unite ale Americii Modificați la Wikidata
Înmormântat Komitas Pantheon[*] Modificați la Wikidata
Căsătorit cu Carol Grace[*] Modificați la Wikidata
Copii Lucy Saroyan[*]
Aram Saroyan[*] Modificați la Wikidata
Cetățenie Flag of the United States.svg SUA Modificați la Wikidata
Etnie Armenian American[*] Modificați la Wikidata
Ocupație scenarist
dramaturg
romancier[*]
scriitor
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Activitate
Cauza decesului Cancer de prostată
Premii Premiul Oscar pentru cea mai bună poveste originală ()
Premiul Pulitzer pentru Dramaturgie ()
Semnătură
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Prezență online

William Saroyan (n. 31 august 1908(1908-08-31), Fresno, California - d. 18 mai 1981 (72 de ani), Fresno, California) a fost un scriitor american de povestiri scurte, romancier și dramaturg.

Lucrări[modificare | modificare sursă]

Piese de teatru[modificare | modificare sursă]

  • My heart’s in the Highlands
  • The time of your life
  • Love’s old sweet song
  • The Agony of Little Nations (1940)
  • Subway Circus (1940)
  • Hello Out There (1941)
  • Across the Board on Tomorrow Morning (1941)
  • The Beautiful People (1941)
  • Bad Men in the West (1942)
  • Talking to You (1942)
  • Coming Through the Rye (1942)
  • Don't Go Away Mad (1947)
  • Jim Dandy (1947)
  • The Slaughter of the Innocents (1952)
  • The Oyster and the Pearl (Stridia și perla, 1953)
  • The Stolen Secret (1954)
  • A Midsummer Daydream (Television Play) (1955)
  • The Cave Dwellers (1958)
  • Sam, The Highest Jumper Of Them All, or the London Comedy (1960)
  • Hanging around the Wabash (1961)
  • The Dogs, or the Paris Comedy (1969)
  • Armenian (1971)
  • Assassinations (1974)
  • Tales from the Vienna Streets (1980)
  • An Armenian Trilogy (1986)
  • The Parsley Garden (1992)

Cărți[modificare | modificare sursă]

  • The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935)
  • Inhale and Exhale (1936)
  • Three Times Three (1936)
  • Little Children (1937)
  • The Trouble With Tigers (1938)
  • Peace, It's Wonderful (1939)
  • Love Here Is My Hat (1938)
  • My Name Is Aram (1940)
  • Razzle-Dazzle (1942)
  • The Human Comedy (1943)
  • Get Away Old Man (1944)
  • Dear Baby (1944)
  • The Adventures of Wesley Jackson (1946)
  • The Twin Adventures (1950)
  • Rock Wagram (1951)
  • Tracy's Tiger (1952)
  • The Bicycle Rider in Beverly Hills (1952)
  • The Laughing Matter (1953)
  • Love (1955)
  • The Whole Voyald and Other Stories (1956)
  • Mama I Love You (1956)
  • Papa You're Crazy (1957)
  • Here Comes, There Goes, You Know Who (1962)
  • Me: A Modern Masters Book for Children (1963), ilustrație de Murray Tinkelman[2]
  • Not Dying (1963)
  • One Day in the Afternoon of the World (1964)
  • Short Drive, Sweet Chariot (1966)
  • I Used to Believe I Had Forever, Now I'm Not So Sure (1968)
  • The Man with the Heart in the Highlands and other stories (1968)
  • Letter from 74 rue Taitbout (1971)
  • Places Where I've Done Time (1972)
  • Days of Life and Death and Escape to the Moon (1973)
  • Sons Come and Go, Mothers Hang In Forever (1976)
  • Chance Meetings (1978)
  • Obituaries (1979)
  • Births (1983)
  • My name is Saroyan (1983)
  • Madness in the Family (1988)

Povestiri scurte[modificare | modificare sursă]

  • "1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8"
  • "An Ornery Kind of Kid"
  • "The Filipino and the Drunkard"
  • "Gaston" (an necunoscut)
  • "The Hummingbird That Lived Through Winter"
  • "Knife-Like, Flower-Like, Like Nothing At All in the World" (1942)
  • "The Mourner"
  • "The Parsley Garden"
  • "Resurrection of a Life" (1935)
  • The Summer of the Beautiful White Horse (1938)
  • "Seventy Thousand Assyrians" (1934)
  • "The Shepherd's Daughter"
  • "Sweetheart Sweetheart Sweetheart"
  • "Third day after Christmas" (1926)
  • "Five Ripe Pears" (1935)
  • "Pomegranate Trees" (an necunoscut)
  • "Seventeen"

Referințe și note[modificare | modificare sursă]

Legături externe[modificare | modificare sursă]

Commons
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Vezi și[modificare | modificare sursă]

Format:PulitzerPrize DramaAuthors 1926-1950 Format:AcademyAwardBestStory 1940–1956