SJ2B006 Spanish Contemporary Drama

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
1/1/4. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Daniel Vázquez Tourino, Ph.D. (lecturer), doc. José Luis Bellón Aguilera, PhD. (deputy)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Daniel Vázquez Tourino, Ph.D.
Thu 8:00–9:40 G31
! SJ0B723 Contemporary Spanish Theatre
The knowledge of Spanish literature is useful.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
Get familiar with the development of the performance arts and drama in Spain in the XXth century.
Learning outcomes
Student: - will be able to identify and summarize the main aspects of the most important Latin-American literature movements, - will know the most important authors and genres and their main characteristics, - will be able to analyse the most important Latin-American literary works using the right tootls and theoretical frames.
  • Program: 1. Spanish theatre at the begining of the century. 2. Avangardes. Valle-Inclán and García Lorca. 3. Post-war theatre. Miguel Mihura. 4. Social theatre. Buero Vallejo, Sastre. 5. Innovative theatre. Arrabal, Nieva. 6. Theatre on democracy.
    required literature
  • Historia del teatro español. Edited by Javier Huerta Calvo - Fernando Doménech Rico - Emilio Peral Vega. Madrid: Gredos, 2003. S. 1454-31. ISBN 8424923936. info
  • RUIZ RAMÓN, Francisco. Historia del teatro español : siglo XX. 10 ed. Madrid: Cátedra, 1995. 584 s. ISBN 8437600499. info
    recommended literature
  • OLIVA, César. Teatro español del siglo XX. 1. reimpr. Madrid: Sintesis, 2004. 367 s. ISBN 8497560434. info
  • Historia del teatro español. Edited by Javier Huerta Calvo - Abraham Madroñal Durán - Héctor Urzáiz Torta. Madrid: Gredos, 2003. 1450 s. ISBN 8424923928. info
  • GARCÍA TEMPLADO, José. El teatro español actual. 1. ed. Madrid: Anaya, 1992. 96 s. ISBN 8420743429. info
  • Teatro español contemporáneo : antología. Edited by Moisés Pérez Coterillo. 1. ed. Madrid: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1992. 1556 s. ISBN 8437503132. info
  • RUIZ RAMÓN, Francisco. Estudios sobre teatro español clásico y contemporáneo. Madrid: Fundación Juan March, 1978. 252 s. ISBN 8437601606. info
Teaching methods
Lessons, exercises, readings.
Assessment methods
Attendance, written test.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.

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