Edward Albee
#2290 Overall Influence

Edward Albee

American playwright

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Edward Franklin Albee III was an American playwright known for works such as The Zoo Story , The Sandbox , Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? , A Delicate Balance , and Three Tall Women . Some critics have argued that some of his work constitutes an American variant of what Martin Esslin identified and named the Theater of the Absurd. Three of his plays won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and two of his other works won the Tony Award for Best Play.

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University of Houston
University of Houston

State research university in Houston, Texas, United States

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Trinity College
Trinity College

College in Hartford, Connecticut

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    #929 World Rank #197 USA Rank
    Literature