Strauss, William

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STRAUSS, William

STRAUSS, William. American, b. 1947. Genres: Humor/Satire, Songs/ Lyrics and libretti, History, Novels, Plays/Screenplays, Sociology. Career: Author, satirist, playwright, novelist, entertainer, theatrical director, and cofounder of Capitol Steps. Publications: (with L.M. Baskir) Chance and Circumstance: The Draft, the War, and the Vietnam Generation, 1978; (with L.M. Baskir) Reconciliation after Vietnam, 1978; (with N. Howe) Generations: The History of America's Future, 1991; (with E. Newport) Fools on the Hill, 1992; (with N. Howe) 13th-Gen: Abort, Retry, Ignore, Fail?, 1993; (with N. Howe) The Fourth Turning: What the Cycles of History Tell Us about America's Next Rendezvous with Destiny, 1997; (with N. Howe) Millennials Rising: The Next Great Generation, 2000. RECORDINGS: 18 albums by the Capitol Steps, including 16 Scandals and Unzippin' My Doo- Dah. Address: 1316 Rockland Terrace, McLean, VA 22101, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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