Tom Allen Comedy of the Dead script
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 65, Placement: 08, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 279
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of the script is for "The Comedy of the Dead" (La Comedia de los Muertos), written by José Cid Pérez and transcribed into English by John P. Dyson. There is an inscription inside the front cover from Perez to Professor Robert Lowe.
Collection is open for research.
José Cid Pérez was a famous Cuban playwright who married Dolores Martí de Cid in 1939. The couple left Cuba in 1960 and came to the United States. Both were professors at Purdue University and dedicated their careers to the studies of Latin American theater. Among his most famous plays are Hombres de dos Mundos, Cadenas de amor, and La Comedia de lor Muertos.
0.05 Cubic Feet (Collection is housed in one folder within a letter-size manuscript communal box.)
Collection was donated by Tom Allen, July 11, 2013.
- Tom Allen Comedy of the Dead script
- Jennifer Sdunzik
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- Edition statement
- First edition.