E 321 • Shakespeare: Selected Plays
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We will read twelve major plays of Shakespeare representative of comedies, tragedies, histories, problem plays, and late romances. We will read them in chronological order, to see the Bard's development as poet-dramatist. My approach will involve a combination of lecture and discussion.
One term paper, 7-10 pages; two short papers 6-7 pages. Papers- 90%, Class participation- 10%. No final exam.
The Necessary Shakespeare, ed. David Bevington