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College Catalog 2013-2014 
College Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENGL 310 - Shakespeare Studies

Close study of half a dozen plays of Shakespeare, with special attention to his development of resources from performance arts and poetry into a powerful form that would come to engage the likes of Bertolt Brecht and other avant-garde theatre artists. Plays will be selected by critical interests and topics, for example gender and race in Shakespeare; masculinity in the Roman plays; the problem of character; Shakespeare and mythology; Shakespeare and later women writers; intercultural Shakespeare; the tragic and the comic. Prerequisite(s): one 100-level ENGL course. Offered yearly. (4 Credits)