Michael Delahoyde, PhD

Professor of English

Edward de Vere / Delahoyde

UH 440
DOMAIN OF THE ARTS
Section 01
Spring 2005
SLN 54833
MWF 2:10 – 3:00
Honors 142


Dr. Michael Delahoyde
Avery Hall 355 — Washington State University
Hours: MWF 8:30 – 10:00, and by appointment.
Phone: 509-335-4832
E-mail: delahoyd@wsu.edu


Edward de Vere Studies


[Since students will select at least one play and since other components of the course will evolve rather than be determined ahead of time,
this syllabus will change and be updated here throughout the semester.]


January 10 — Introduction and Disorientation.
January 12 — The Authorship Controversy and Biography.
January 14 — Hamlet, Act I.

January 19 — Hamlet, Acts I & II.
January 21 — Hamlet, Act II.

January 24 — Hamlet, Acts III.
January 26 — Hamlet, Acts IV.
January 28 — Hamlet, Act V.

January 31 — The Taming of the Shrew, Induction.
February 2 — The Life of Edward de Vere, 1550-1580.
February 4 — The Life of Edward de Vere, 1580-1604.

February 7 — Oxford’s Early Poetry; Lucrece.
February 9 — Lucrece.
February 11 — Lucrece.

February 14 — Much Ado About Nothing, Act I.
February 16 — Much Ado About Nothing, Act II.
February 18 — Much Ado About Nothing, Act III. Project #1 Due.

February 23 — Much Ado About Nothing, Act IV.
February 25 — Much Ado About Nothing, Act V. Review.

February 28 — Exam #1.
March 2 — Italian & English Madrigals.
March 4 — Weelkes.

March 7 — The Riverside Game.
March 9 — As You Like It excerpts.
March 11 — Mystery Stuff.

SPRING BREAK

March 21 — Semi-consciousness.
March 23 — More struggle against Death.
March 25 — Renaissance Sonnets.

March 28 — Antony and Cleopatra, Act I.
March 30 — Antony and Cleopatra, Acts II & III.
April 1 — Antony and Cleopatra, Acts III & IV.

April 4 — Antony and Cleopatra, Acts IV & V.
April 6 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act I.
April 8 — Conference.

April 11 — Conference.
April 13 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act II.
April 15 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act III.

April 18 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act IV. Project #2 Due.
April 20 — A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act V.
April 22 — Renaissance Food.

April 25 — Findings.
April 27 — Findings.
April 29 — Final Oxfordarama 2005.

Whenever — Exam #2

Dr. Michael Delahoyde, Senior Instructor, Department of English
delahoyd@wsu.edu
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This page last updated 22 April 2005.