GRMN 384

The Modern German Drama

Prerequisite: One course in German beyond GRMN 202. Naturalism and move through Expressionism, Neue Sachlichkeit, post-war and present-day theatre. Emphasis will be placed on the development of dramatic theories, dramatic styles and staging as well as on the analysis of individual works. Selected plays by such dramatists as Gerhart Hauptmann, Frank Wedekind, Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Ernst Toller, Georg Kaiser, Bertolt Brecht, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, and Max Frisch. Offered alternate years. III.W, V.2, V.6a

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