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Graduate Record 2020-2021 
Graduate Record 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

ITTR 7350 - Early Modern Theater: The Drama of Marriage

Seminar examines the ways dramatic literature and theater from roughly 1500-1800 engaged the institution of marriage. Study of plays, operas and other literary and stage genres from several national traditions (Italian, Spanish, potentially French and English), looking at their mediations of the tumultuous evolution of early modern family formation, in light of legal, social, and cultural history of matrimony.