Jan 26, 2022  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LARTS 386 — American Drama and the American Dream

3 credits
Roger Oliver

Prerequisite: LARTS 112  From Eugene O’Neill’s transformation of the American theater in the 1920s and ‘30s to the plays of Tony Kushner and August Wilson, American drama has often embodied key social and political trends, including the ongoing fascination with the theme of the “American Dream.” Other playwrights studied will include Odets, Hellman, Miller, Williams, Albee, Hansberry, and Shepard.