THE8001 Shakespearean Negotiations (Masters)
|Short Description:||Shakespearean Negotiations (Ma|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Creative Arts|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||100103 - Drama and Theatre Studies|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||22 February 2019|
Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MARA or BAHN or BCAH or MSTA.
Enrolment is not permitted in THE8001 if THE4001 has been previously completed.
For the past thirty years, the study of Shakespearean drama and performance has been a prime location for a range of critical and theoretical debates. The aim of this course is to explore the plays of Shakespeare and other dramatists of the early modern period in relation to recent and current scholarly and professional concerns in this field. Topics and theoretical perspectives may include (but are not limited to) the following: the Shakespeare `industry'; New Historicism and Cultural Materialism; performance theory and theatricality; gender studies and queer theory; ecocriticism; the' new' phenomenology and the early modern body-mind; medicine and disease; practicing Shakespeare; authorship, textuality and print culture; online and digital Shakespeares.