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us: Swados, Elizabeth

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  • Variants

    • us: Swados, E. (Elizabeth)
    • us: Swados, Liz
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1951-02-05
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-01-05
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Buffalo (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
    • Gender

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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Composition (Music)
          (lcsh) Popular music
            (lcsh) Fiction
              (lcsh) Children's literature
                (lcsh) Poetry
                  (lcsh) Theater--Production and direction
                    (lcsh) Musical theater
                      Writing and publishing
                    • Occupation

                        (lcsh) Composers
                          (lcsh) Novelists
                            (lcsh) Authors
                              (lcsh) Poets
                                (lcsh) Lyricists
                                  (lcsh) Librettists
                                    (lcsh) Theatrical producers and directors
                                      (lcsh) Teachers
                                  • Sources

                                    • found: Her The girl with the incredible feeling. c1976.
                                    • found: nuc89-84119: Her Rap master Ronnie, 1984? (hdg. on NN rept.: Swados, Elizabeth; usage: E. Swados)
                                    • found: Mama's pushcart [VR] c1988: end credits (music, Elizabeth Swados; interviewed) distributor's catalog (Elizabeth Swados, of New York's La MaMa Experimental Theatre Company)
                                    • found: The girl with the incredible feeling [VR] 199-?: opening credits (music and drawings by Elizabeth Swados) on-screen caption (Elizabeth Swados, composer, b. 1951) end credits (conceived by Elizabeth Swados)
                                    • found: Grattan. American women songwriters, 1993: page 89 (Swados, Elizabeth, 1951- ; songwriter born in Buffalo, New York on February 5, 1951)
                                    • found: The contest, [2013]: rear cover (Elizabeth Swados is a composer, novelist, children's book author, poet, theater director and teacher)
                                    • found: SosĂșa, 2013: container (play composed and directed by Liz Swados)
                                    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 6, 2016 (in obituary published Jan. 5: Elizabeth Swados; known as Liz; b. Feb. 5, 1951, Buffalo; d. Tuesday [Jan. 5, 2016], Manhattan, aged 64; composer, writer, and director who fashioned a unique style of socially engaged musical theater, drawing on a global menu of musical styles and a street-level engagement with the politics of the dispossessed)
                                  • LC Classification

                                    • PS3569.W17
                                  • Change Notes

                                    • 1980-02-08: new
                                    • 2016-01-06: revised
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