The Piano Lesson
The Piano Lesson
by August Wilson
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Sample of The Great Depression

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  2. The Great Depression
    Each play in August Wilson's ten-play cycle documents the African American experience in a decade of the twentieth century. The Piano Lesson is set during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Shmoop has all the deets.