This is a weblog for ENGL3203: Restoration and 18thc Drama at the University of New Brunswick Saint John, Winter 2007.

Meetings: Thursdays from 01:30PM-03:50PM in HH228


Dr. Miriam Jones
Humanities and Languages, UNBSJ
Hazen Hall 103
jones at unbsj dot ca
(W) 648-5527

Office hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30AM-12:30, or by appointment.

Course description:

This senior seminar traces British drama from its bawdy rebirth in 1660 with the Restoration of the Monarchy, through the sentimental domesticity of the early eighteenth century, to the “laughing comedy” at the end of the century. Particular attention will be paid to comedy, as well as to various sub-genres such as tragicomic romance and corrective satire. We will also consider the history of London theatre, and theatrical culture, throughout the period.

Published on January 5, 2007 at 7:32 pm  Leave a Comment  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is: https://engl3203in07.wordpress.com/about/trackback/

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: