The Pigman was written in the late 1960s, a time when American society was in an uproar. Protests against the Vietnam War the growth...
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The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, published in 1964, was Zindel's first play, and...
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DiGaetani, John L. “Paul Zindel.” In A Search for a Postmodern Theater: Interviews with Contemporary Playwrights, edited by DiGaetani. New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
Forman, Jack Jacob. Presenting Paul Zindel. Boston: Twayne, 1988.
Megyeri, Kathy A. “Paul Zindel.” English Journal 93 (November, 2003): 12-13.
Rees, David. The Marble in the Water: Essays on Contemporary Writers of Fiction for Children and Young Adults. Boston: Horn Book Press. 1980.
Smith, Grant T. “The Pigman’s Story: Teaching Paul Zindel in the 21st Century.” In...
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