Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
by Edward Albee
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is pretty easy to get into, especially if you have a dark sense of humor. The play can be just as funny as it is emotionally brutal. These seemingly contradictory ingredients combine to make a pretty tasty cocktail. The only thing that might be a bit of a challenge is picking up on a lot of the historical, literary, and philosophical references in the book. But, hey, that's what we're here for, right?