SPAN 9940 Dramatic Syntax in Early Modern Spanish Theater (Spring: 3 )
This seminar considers the ontological syntax of seventeenth-century comedia,studying in particular the dynamic of subject versus object on the imperial stage. What constitutes an objectifying plot? Who can constitute a legitimate theatrical subject, and under what conditions, during the age of slavery, mysticism, and magic? Dramatic works by men and women, religious and secular, are studied.
Instructor(s): Elizabeth Rhodes
Last Updated: 24-Jun-17