Fall 2012 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions
Description of Course:
This course introduces students to reading and writing about plays in the context of play structure and analysis. Engaging with plays from a variety of authors and styles, the course will develop students’ ability to read plays closely while analyzing structure, theme, context, through a variety of interpretive perspectives.
Conversations with Anne, TCG Press
Ruined, by Lynn Notage, TCG Press
Human Festival 2011: The Complete Plays, Playscripts
Civil War Christmas, by Paula Vogel
Title and Deed, by Will Eno, Oberon Books
Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:
5 short writing assignments designed to hone students’ emergent critical voices.