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ENGL 2240 Modern Theatre and Drama (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This upper-level theater studies course traces the development of modern European drama from Ibsen to Beckett, or roughly speaking, from 1875 to 1975. Other major dramatists to be studied include Strindberg, Chekhov, Shaw, Pirandello, Brecht, Genet and Ionesco. The various movements within modernism--naturalism, symbolism, expressionism, futurism and surrealism --are also examined.


Schedule: Biennially

Instructor(s): Scott T. Cummings

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: THTR3387

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Last Updated: 01-Mar-14