Modern Drama Since World War II

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

An examination of styles, techniques, themes and moods in drama from the Second World War to the present; theories and techniques of performance, production, and reception, particularly as these affect both the writing and the reading of the play as text. Emphasis on British and American theatre, but with consideration of influential European playwrights and movements, and of post-colonial developments.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ENGL 437B, ENGL 437.

Undergraduate course in English offered by the Department of English in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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