CTAN package update: dramatist

Jim Hefferon ftpmaint at alan.smcvt.edu
Tue May 11 21:28:13 CEST 2004

A package has been updated on CTAN.  By now, due to my slowness, it
should already be at your favorite mirror.

Thanks for the uplaod,
Jim Hefferon


The following information was provided by the package's contributor.

Name of contribution: dramatist
Author's name: Massimiliano Dominici
Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/dramatist
Summary description: The `dramatist' package provides support for drama 
both in verse and in prose. The following facilities are given: two 
environments for typesetting dialogues in prose or in verse; new document
divisions corresponding to acts and scenes; macros that control
the appearance of characters and stage directions; and automatical
generation of a `dramatis personae' list.
License type: gpl

Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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v1.2: Added support for `poemscol' package. Introduced an
`uppercase' series of sectioning commands. First argument in
\Character made optional (this causes incompatibility with
previous versions). Added environment (`CharacterGroup') for
characters groups in the `Dramatis Personae' list. Added various hooks for 
user customization.
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You can have a look at the package at
although you may get a better network connection by visiting a mirror 
of CTAN that is near to you; see 

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