Overview of modern German drama in the context of major developments in German, Swiss, and Austrian theater. Playwrights discussed include: B\00C3\00BCchner, Brecht, Flei\00C3\0178er, D\00C3\00BCrrenmatt, Frisch, Wei\00C3\0178, Bernhard, Tabori, Meinhof, and Jelinek. Taught in German.
Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies the Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies the Literature distribution requirement.
German 250 or permission of the instructor. (Not offered 2014-15.)