Classics of French Literature W18 (FREN*3090) | College of Arts

Classics of French Literature W18 (FREN*3090)

Code and section: FREN*3090*01

Term: Winter 2018

Instructor: C. Thomson

Details

This course offers students the opportunity to engage with texts considered part of the French literary canon. What makes a literary classic? Why do some texts stand the test of time, while others disappear or are excluded from the canon? Students will examine these questions and will analyse texts that may range from the plays of Molière and Racine to the novels of recent francophone Nobel-prize winners.

More information about the courses can be found in the Undergraduate Calendar

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