A Strange Loop by Michael R. Jackson

A Strange Loop

Michael R. Jackson

fiction lgbtqia+ play challenging emotional reflective medium-paced

120 pages | first published 2020

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Winner of the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Drama"To watch this show is to enter, by some urgent, bawdy magic, an ecstatic and infinitely more colorful version of the famous surreal lithograph by M. C. Escher: the hand that lifts from the page, becoming...
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Summary of 42 reviews


emotional 78%
reflective 78%
dark 57%
challenging 50%
funny 42%
sad 28%
hopeful 14%
lighthearted 14%
adventurous 7%
inspiring 7%


medium 50%
fast 50%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 100%

Strong character development?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 41% | No: 8%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 61% | It's complicated: 23% | No: 15%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 18%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | No: 15%

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