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Academic Year 2005/2006
Renaissance Plays and Poems: The Tudor Period
ENGL 253 SP
A study of Renaissance English literature from 1485 to 1603, including Marlowe, Shakespeare, Spenser and the sonneteers. We shall study the emergence of modern subjectivity in tragedy and the lyric, the construction of
sexuality in romance and domestic tragedy, and forms of class struggle in citizen comedy.
Kyd, SPANISH TRAGEDY
Marlow, DR. FAUSTUS ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM
Heywood, A WOMAN KILLED WITH KINDNESS
Anon, ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM
Shakespeare, HAMLET, OTHELLO
Dekker, SHOEMAKER'S HOLIDAY
Wyatt, Surrey, Sidney,
Spenser, THE FAERIE QUEENE (selections)
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Midterm and final paper.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Prerequisite is ENGL201 or permission of instructor. ENGL201 may be taken concurrently. This course counts towards the English department's pre-1800 requirement and fulfills the research option requirement for English
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- Instructor(s): Friedberg,Harris A.
- Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: FISK114;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 15)
- SR. major: 5 Jr. major: 5
- SR. non-major: 1 Jr. non-major: 2 SO: 2 FR: 0
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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