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The list of secondary reading for reports is tentative, and may vary depending on seminar size, student interests, and availability of texts. See the calendar section for details regarding when a particular reading is due.

Required Texts

By Tom Stoppard

Amazon logo Stoppard, Tom. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead. New York: Grove Press, 1991. ISBN: 0802132758.

Amazon logo –––. The Real Inspector Hound and Other Plays. New York: Grove Press, 1998. ISBN: 0802135617.

Amazon logo –––. Travesties. New York: Grove Press, 1991. ISBN: 0802150896.

Amazon logo –––. Tom Stoppard: Plays 5. Boston: Faber and Faber, 2000. ISBN: 0571197515.

Amazon logo –––. The Invention of Love. New York: Grove Press, 1998. ISBN: 0802135811.

By Caryl Churchill

Here it gets tricky: for reasons that continue to baffle me. Churchill's plays are always hard to get, or at least the various editions go in and out of print at an alarming rate.

Amazon logo Churchill, Caryl. Plays One. New York: Routledge, 1985. ISBN: 0415901960.

Amazon logo –––. Top Girls. London: Methuen, 1991. ISBN: 0413644707.

Amazon logo –––. Serious Money. London: Methuen, 2002. ISBN: 0413771202.

Amazon logo –––. Mad Forest. New York: Theatre Communications Group, 1996. ISBN: 155936114x.

Students have had trouble getting Plays One, Top Girls and Serious Money, but have found some used copies of the first two. You might also look around for Amazon logo Plays 2, Methuen. ISBN 0-413-62270-3, which contains Top Girls and Serious Money.


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