3. Consider wit in The Country Wife, The Rover and/or The Importance of Being Earnest with support from Stott, Bergson, and/or Langer.
4. Issues of class, race, and/or gender are central to The Importance of Being Earnest, Cloud Nine, Good Night Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet), alterNatives, and The Shipment. Choose one issue and discuss the comic approaches employed by two of the playwrights with support from Stott. Bergson, Langer and/or Taylor.
5. Analyse the comic potential of the female characters in two plays by female playwrights on the course syllabus: The Rover, Cloud Nine, Good Night Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet) and The Shipment. What, if any, is the significance of the playwright’s sex? Support your argument with two theory readings