21L.286 Modern Drama

Class Info

Students analyze major modern plays. Typically features the works of Beckett and Brecht. Additional writers may include Churchill, Friel, Kushner, O'Neill, Shaw, Deveare Smith, Stoppard, Soyinka, Williams, and Wilson. Special consideration of performance, sociopolitical and aesthetic contexts, and the role of theater in the world of modern multimedia. Meets with 21L.486 when offered concurrently. Students taking the 12-unit version complete additional assignments.

This class has no prerequisites.

21L.286 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by S. Tapscott.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.

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