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Theatre and Performance studies: Browse

Selected resources for drama and theatre studies

Call numbers

The Monash libraries use the Dewey decimal classification scheme to organise books and journals. The most efficient way to locate material in the library is to search the library catalogue, however the following may be useful as a guide when browsing the shelves.

Theatre & performance - general

782.14 Musical plays
791.53 Puppetry
792 Theater / Theatre
792.0233 Directors
792.028 Actors and Acting
792.03 Theatre dictionaries and guides
792.09 Theatre history

Asian literature

895   Asian literature
895.1 Chinese literature
895.6 Japanese literature
895.7 Korean literature
899.2109 Philippine literature

Drama

808.82 Drama - literature
809.2 Drama - history and criticism
812 American drama
822   English drama
822.1 - 822.2  Medieval
822.3 Renaissance
822.33  William Shakespeare
822.4 17th Century
822.5 18th Century early
822.6 18th Century late
822.8 19th Century
A820.082 Australian drama
832 German drama
842 French drama
852 Italian drama
862 Spanish drama
872 Latin dramatic poetry & drama
882 Classical Greek dramatic
poetry & drama