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Review: 'Fences'

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Time has enhanced the luster of "Fences." Dozens of dysfunctional-family dramas have come and gone since its 1987 Pulitzer win, but August Wilson's tragedy of a working man at war with his family and…

Review: 'Fences'

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With the protagonist in "Fences," Troy Maxson, August Wilson created a vivid, conflicted portrait of fatherhood that compares to the characters of Lear or James Tyrone in its compassion and emotional…