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Shakespeare's Macbeth: From Saga to Screen
ENGL 305
Fall 2010
Section: 01  

A close reading of Shakespeare's play that will position the play in terms of its historical and political contexts and its relation to early modern discourses on the feminine, witchcraft, and the divinity of kings. Students will prepare presentations on notable stage and screen productions of the play, considering performance as interpretation. Research option.

Essential Capabilities: Interpretation
Close reading of the play followed by historical context, theater history, and versions on film
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA ENGL
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ENGL)(ENGL-Literature)(THEA)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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