Fall 2023 Theatre UN3154 section 001

THEATRE TRAD GLOBAL CONTEXT

THEATRE TRAD GLOBAL CONTE

Call Number 00129
Day & Time
Location
TR 12:10pm-1:25pm
LL200 Diana Center
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Shayoni Mitra
Type LECTURE
Course Description

Prerequisites: Enrollment limited to 50 students.

Provides a broad introduction to several traditions of nonwestern drama and theatrical practice, often placing recent and contemporary writing in relation to established conventions.  Taking up plays and performance traditions from Asia, South Asia, and various African traditions, it may also consider the relation between elite and popular culture (adaptations of Shakespeare, for example), and between drama, theatre, and film. Course fulfills lecture/seminar "studies" requirement for Theatre/Drama and Theatre Arts major.

Web Site Vergil
Department Theatre @Barnard
Enrollment 46 students (60 max) as of 2:06PM Saturday, February 24, 2024
Subject Theatre
Number UN3154
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard College, Columbia College, Engineering:Undergraduate, General Studies
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20233THTR3154V001