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SPAN 6661 Contemporary Spanish Theater (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

An intense examination of post-Civil War Spanish drama. We will discuss the dramatic structure, stagecraft, and thematic content of ten plays written by exemplary figures such as Buero Vallego, Sastre, Arrabal, Olmo, Gala, Pedrero, and Manuela Reina. Special attention will be given to the national context, including the experience of dictatorship, transition, and democracy.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Irene Mizrahi

Prerequisites: Contextos or permission of instructor.

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Comments: Conducted in Spanish
Fulfills Peninsular post-1800 major requirement. Satisfies Foreign Language Proficiency core requirement.


Last Updated: 06-Mar-14