English Area Groupings - Drama of the Later Twentieth Century ENGL 3241   Drama of the Later Twentieth Century
This course focuses on a selection of plays ranging from Absurdist works to present-day texts, including scripts by Canadian dramatists. The focus will be the growth of contemporary theatrical movements, such as the kitchen-sink drama of the 1950s and the "In-Yer-Face" theatre of the 1990s. Playwrights may include Beckett, Ionesco, Osborne, Albee, Stoppard, Churchill, Kane, and Tremblay.
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PREREQUISITES: Completion of 6.0 credit hours at the 1000 level in ENGL, CRWR, KING or PERF.