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SP 231: Performance of Literature (3 credits)

Course Description

Introduction to the study of literature through performance. Practice in rhetorical and literary analysis culminating in and performance of literary selections for an audience. The nature of performance criticism. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for ENG 100 or SP 151.


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Use an in-depth process of written literary analysis to understand and appreciate various selections from prose, poetry and dramatic literature.
  • Utilize voice, speech and body to interpret and communicate effectively to an audience selections from prose, poetry and dramatic literature.
  • Use emotion and imagination through recall and transference to bring the literary happenings alive in a creative experience.
  • Listen critically and appreciatively to the oral presentation of various selections from prose, poetry and dramatic literature and give evaluation feedback to peers as well as analyze in writing one's own performances.

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Resources

Student Spotlight: The Thurber Carnival (.mov, 620MB)


Classes Offered

  • Spring 2015 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Manaleo 111, J Kaneshiro - CRN: 63248
  • Spring 2014 - TR, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Alaka‘i 101, J Kaneshiro - CRN: 60580 - view syllabus
  • Summer 2014 - TR, 10:00am to 12:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 211, Audrey Mendoza Badua - CRN: 61115 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2012 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Alaka‘i 102, Audrey Mendoza Badua - CRN: 61444 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2010 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Alan Ragains - CRN: 60321 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2010 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Alan Ragains - CRN: 63152 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2009 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Alan Ragains - CRN: 60202 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2008 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 122, Alan Ragains - CRN: 62225
  • Spring 2007 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale Pālanakila 122, Alan Ragains - CRN: 64140
  • Spring 2006 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale Pālanakila 102, Alan Ragains - CRN: 61161
  • Spring 2005 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale Pālanakila 102, Alan Ragains - CRN: 62208
  • Spring 2003 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale Pālanakila 102, Alan Ragains - CRN: 35361

 

page last updated: April 28, 2014

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