Date of Award
Bachelor of Arts
french drama, golden era, seventeenth century
Drama is a word belonging to the Greek Language which means action. It is applied to that form of literature which has action in it and is suited for performance. A drama usually tells a story either by means of speeches or dialogue, there are to be spoken by actors impersonating characters and performing the actions according to the story.
Duplessis, Vera P., "Seventeenth Centuy Golden Era of French Drama" (1933). Electronic Thesis and Dissertation. 111.