Overview of modern German drama in the context of major developments in German, Swiss, and Austrian theater. Playwrights discussed include: Büchner, Brecht, Fleißer, Dürrenmatt, Frisch, Weiß, Bernhard, Tabori, Meinhof, and Jelinek. Taught in German.
Satisfies the Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric distribution requirement.
German 250 or permission of the instructor.
(Not offered in 2016-17)