TAPS 1240 - Performance Historiography and Theatre History

Description
This course will provide an introduction to performance history and historiography by concentrating on analysis of dramatic texts, theatrical events, festival performances and "performative" state and religious ceremonies from 1500-1850. We will explore incidents in Asia, the Americas and Europe as related to state consolidation, colonization, incipient nationalism(s), urbanization, cultural negotiation, and the representational practices the enacted. Enrollment limited to 35.
Credits
1
Attributes
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020, Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Spring 2017, Spring 2016
Offered
TuTh
Avg. Class Size
35
Avg. Sections
1