This course is discontinued


Primary texts

Susan Glaspell: "Trifles", Georgia Douglas Johnson: "Plumes" og Sophie Treadwell: "Machinal" i Judith E. Barlow (ed.): Plays by American Women, 1900-1930 , 2001. Applause.

Eugene O’Neill: "Long Day’s Journey Into Night " i The Norton Anthology of American Literature, Shorter 6th Edition, W.W. Norton.

Thornton Wilder: Our Town: A Play in Three Acts , 2003. HarperPerennial.

Kompendium fra Unipub:

  • Clare Boothe (Luce), The Women
  • Lillian Hellman, The Children’s Hour
  • Sidney Howard, The Late Christopher Bean
  • Langston Hughes, Mulatto
  • George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber, Dinner at Eight
  • Clifford Odets, Waiting for Lefty
  • Elmer Rice, Street Scene
  • “Jane Mast” (Mae West), Sex

Secondary reading

Miller, Jordan Y. and Winifred L. Frazer: . American Drama Between the Wars: A Critical History, 1991. Twayne.

Pfister, Manfred: The Theory and Analysis of Drama, 1998. Cambridge University Press.

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