Academic Term and Year
Hamline Plan Letter
Area of Study
Goals: To become familiar with the broad and diverse history and literature of the theatre; the practical theories of acting, design and directing; the latest research in dramatic criticism, performance theory and cultural studies; and the ways in which the study of theatre encourages cross-disciplinary thinking. To develop strong critical thinking, creative problem-solving and writing skills. Content: Representative texts from the seventeenth century through the contemporary age, including non-Western approaches as well as post-colonial theatre artists working in Africa, Canada, The Caribbean, Ireland, and Australia. Taught: Annually, spring term. Prerequisites: THTR 1120 and 3140 recommended. Theatre majors and minors should take THTR 3140 and THTR 3160 in sequence.
Turner, Julius, "THTR3160-01.Theatr/Culture: Modern/Postmod.Sp14.Turner,Julius" (2014). Syllabi. 3166.