UO Insight Seminars
Continuing and Professional Education

Webster’s Duchess of Malfi and The White Devil

Date: March 7, 14, 21, 28, 2020
Day and Time: Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.–noon
Location: Mar 7, 14 UO Knight Library Browsing Rm; Mar 21, 28 Baker Downtown Center Browsing Room
Presenter/Instructor(s): Lara Bovilsky
CRN: WDM
Credit: Noncredit
Fee: $120
Registration Deadline: 03/01/2020

Webster’s tragedies depict strong women struggling for independence in corrupt families and dangerous love affairs. The Duchess of Malfi is the most-performed non-Shakespearean Renaissance play; The White Devil addresses still-important questions of power, law, and gender equity.

Readings:

  • Webster, The White Devil ed.Robinson (Bloomsbury Arden) ISBN 978-1904271741
  • Webster, The Duchess of Malfi, ed. Gibbons (Methuen) ISBN 978-1472520654

The texts for this seminar may be purchased from the book department of the UO Duck Store on 13th and Kincaid, Eugene. Books are located on the second floor.

Online registration not currently available for this course