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Rewriting America: Playwrights and Cultural Identity

This course focuses on marginalized theatrical voices from the United States. Our mission will be to examine the societal circumstances that birthed alternative styles to the mainstream American stage. Selected playwrights will cover a cross section of race, gender and sexuality, from Tony Award® winners to virtual unknowns. Equal parts historical analysis and creative writing workshop, students will create multimedia presentations and original plays based around their research. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. Meets the Equity and Power: EPUS requirement.

Degree requirement — Critical Perspectives: S, Equity and Power: EPUS

1 unit — Sanchez

Offerings

Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2022 Block 5 Rewriting America: Playwrights and Cultural Identity Monica Sanchez TBA 25 / 25 09/25/2021
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