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MLA Proseminar: Shakespeare Today

ENGL 5380.640
Thursday 5:15pm-8:15pm

This seminar will explore Shakespeare’s plays in the context of the twentieth first century. By studying recent critical attention to gender, sexuality, race, environment, and class in Shakespeare studies, this seminar will question the relevance and significance of Shakespeare in our contemporary world. Requirements include weekly readings and short writing tasks, active participation, presentations, and a final research paper.

English Major Requirements
English Concentration Attributes
College Attributes
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