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2018-19 Catalog 
2018-19 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LITT 134 - Shakespeare’s Tragedies

(IAI: H3 905)
Covers six of the eleven tragedies by William Shakespeare. The course encourages the student to develop an appreciation of Shakespeare, his people, their language, and their lives. Emphasis is on the social, literary, and tragic qualities and conventions of the plays, based on readings, discussion, lecture, literary criticism, and recorded performances. Specific elements for study and discussion include dramatic elements, literary techniques, Elizabethan society, and universal themes.  Prerequisite(s): None.
(PCS 1.1, 3 credit hours - 3 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)