The following page covers how to search for historical information on the time period a play was written. Studying the time period (social, political, cultural, religious, etc.) provides insight as to how the environment may have impacted the playwright.
Perform a keyword search in VANCAT for the time period of the play.
Add keywords like history, culture, politics, religion, etc... to narrow down your search. The following are some search examples:
Examples of resources available via the Vanguard Library: