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ENGL 330 Modern Women Playwrights

Prerequisites: Junior standing and completion of the Aesthetic Appreciation/Literature requirement or ENGL 210, ENGL 222 or ENGL 223; or permission of the instructor. (Second semester—odd years/ 4 credits)

The course explores the major themes, dramatic structures and theatrical techniques that characterize plays written by women in the 20th and 21st centuries. Students will examine the ways in which selected playwrights explore the experience of women, including concerns about sexual freedom and economic independence. (H2, G)