SPAN 308

Survey of Twentieth Century Latin-American/Latino Theatre

This course explores major theatre pieces of the twentieth century and is organized around important theatrical centers in Latin America and the study of terminology related to the theatre. The two largest units focus on Argentina and Mexico, but the course also covers plays from Chile, Puerto Rico, Cuba, and some Chicano works. The growing importance of performance theory and art is included in the coursework.

Prerequisites: Any one of SPAN 203, 204, 205, 210, 211, 212, or equivalent.