ENGL 3132 English Drama of the Restoration and the Eighteenth Century

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ENG 31.4.
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4 hours; 4 credits

Comedy of manners and the heroic tragedy; beginnings of bourgeois drama. Plays of such writers as Dryden, Behn, Congreve, Wycherley, Centlivre, Farquhar, Goldsmith, and Sheridan. Topics may include: courtship and marriage; money, virtue, and vice; race and colonialism.

Prerequisite: ENGL 1010; or corequisite ENGL. 1012.


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