I Am My Own Wife: Studies for a Play about the Life of Charlotte Von Mahlsdorf

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I Am My Own Wife is the winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. From the Obie Award-winning author of Quills comes this acclaimed one-man show, which explores the astonishing true story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf. A transvestite and celebrated antiques dealer who successfully navigated the two most oppressive regimes of the past century-the Nazis and the Communists--while openly gay and defiantly in drag, von Mahlsdorf was both hailed as a cultural hero and accused of colluding with the Stasi. In an attempt to ...

I Am My Own Wife: Studies for a Play about the Life of Charlotte Von Mahlsdorf 2004, Faber & Faber, New York

ISBN-13: 9780571211746

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