Required Texts

The following plays have been collected in a package that is on reserve at the P&CC (Publishing and Copy Centre). Links to the same online versions of these plays are hyperlinked below:

The Frogs, Miles Gloriosus, The Jealousy of Isabella, Everyman, Matsukaze, Dulcitius, Tartuffe, and Le Cid.

In addition to these readings, the following texts are required for the course. You can purchase them at the Campus Bookstore, read them on reserve at Stauffer Library, or even try to purchase them online (e.g. at Amazon). If you choose to buy online, make sure to check the expected shipping dates.

Hughes' Oresteia Hughes, Ted. The Oresteia of Aeschylus. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999. ($13.12)
*This translation is significantly different from other available versions, so you must use it.
William Shakespeare, As You Like It. Arden, 2006 ($12.88)
*Online version (different editors) also available at
Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Life is a Dream. Penguin Books, 2006 ($12.29)
*There is an online translation of the play; the language is dated, but it does make an interesting comparison with the 2006 translation. See