Spanish and Portuguese | Theater in Portuguese
P475 | 4138 | Prof. Heitor Martins


P475 Theatre in Portuguese  (3 credits)

Reading and discussion of a few major dramas in Portuguese, with
emphasis on genre differences and  dramaturgical techniques and
period styles.

January
12 - Monday - Introduction
14 - Wednesday - Gil Vicente: Comédia de Rubena
19 - Monday - Martin Luther King Day
21 - Wednesday - Antônio Ferreira: Castro
26 - Monday - From Classicism to Romanticism
28 - Wednesday - Antônio José da Silva: Labirinto de Creta

February
2 - Monday - Almeida Garrett: Frei Luís de Sousa
4 - Wednesday - Martins Pena: Os Irmos das Almas
9 - Monday - Gonçalves Dias: Leonor de Mendonça
11 - Wednesday - Antonio Patrício: Pedro o Cru
16 - Monday - Paulo Gonçalves: As Noivas
18 - Wednesday - Modern trends - The Avant-Garde
23 - Monday -.Nelson Rodrigues: Vestido de Noiva
25 - Wednesday - Bernardo Santareno: Portugus, Escritor; 45 Anos de
Idade (1974)

March

1 - Monday - Pepetela: Rebelio na Casa dos Deuses
3 - Wednesday -[Women’s Theatre - Black Experimental Theatre, etc.]

NB - Each class will be divided in two parts: the first period for
the discussion of the play assigned, and the second for a lecture
about the next play. Graduate students will be required to make a
presentation prior to class discussion of the plays.

Grading:

Graduate Students:
Daily student presentations: 25%
Class Attendance and participation: 25%:
Final paper: 30%  [Minimum: 12-15 pages, font 12]
Final Exam: 20%

Undergraduate students:
Class Attendance and participation: 30%:
Final paper: 40%  [Minimum: 5-7 pages, font 12]
Final Exam: 30%

Basic bibliography:
Sábato Magaldi. Panorama do Teatro Brasileiro
Säbato Magaldi. Moderna Dramaturgia Brasileira
Edwaldo Cafezeiro. História do teatro Brasileiro: Um Percurso de
Anchieta a
Nelson Rodrigues
Luciano Stegagno Picchio. História do teatro Português

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NOTE:  This course meets 1st 8 Weeks only.  Above section meets
jointly with HISP P575.