Week 10: Duty and Passion
Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra Acts I-II
Due: Blog post (1-2 paragraphs) – What parallels do you see between Antony and Cleopatra and Part II of The Waste Land? Of the poem as a whole?
Antony and Cleopatra Acts III-IV
Antony and Cleopatra Act V
John Webster, The White Devil Act I
The White Devil Acts II-III
The White Devil Acts IV-V
Due: Blog post (1-2 paragraphs) – How do crime, justice, and revenge/bloodbath in this play pertain to The Waste Land?
Week 13: The Waste Land’s Initial Publication
The Dial, November 1922 (D)
The Dial (con’t)
Due: Final blog assignments, week 13 & 14: see handout.
The Criterion, October 1922
The Criterion (con’t)
Due: Final paper.