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THEA 320: Dramatic Theory (Dr. Thomas)

Laying the Groundwork

Reference sources provide foundational information on topics like important people, historical events, cultural theories, or theatrical movements. Use these sources to give yourself background information, develop the topic of a paper, make a list of important names or events related to your topic, understand the timeline of historical events, or discover the definition of unfamiliar terms.

Wofford has books and articles about specific types of dramatic theory and books about theatre history. Try searching OneSearch for the name of your theory, or a play's title or playwright's name plus the keyword "theory." Here are a few examples of books owned by Wofford: