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August Wilson

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Fences | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of August Wilson's Fences. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to Fences that you may enjoy.

Reading Materials

Bigsby, Christopher. The Cambridge Companion to August Wilson. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007. Print.

Nadel, Alan. May All Your Fences Have Gates: Essays on the Drama of August Wilson. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 1993. Print.

Shannon, Sandra G. August Wilson's Fences: A Reference Guide. Westport: Greenwood, 2003. Print.

Wheeler, David. 'Fences' by August Wilson: A Commentary. N.p.: Dog's Tail, 2011. Kindle.

Wheeler, David. 'Fences' by August Wilson—a Dramatic Analysis. N.p.: Dog's Tail, 2011. Kindle.

Course Hero. "Fences Infographic." Course Hero. 3 Oct. 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2022. <>.

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