#203526 Overall Influence

William Inge

American playwright and novelist

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William Motter Inge was an American playwright and novelist, whose works typically feature solitary protagonists encumbered with strained sexual relations. In the early 1950s he had a string of memorable Broadway productions, including Picnic, which earned him a Pulitzer Prize. With his portraits of small-town life and settings rooted in the American heartland, Inge became known as the "Playwright of the Midwest".

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Independence Community College

Washington University in St. Louis

University in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

University of Kansas

Public research university in Kansas, United States

Stephens College

Women's college in Columbia, Missouri

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#21649 World Rank
Literature