Time Slots

Wednesdays, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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About this Class

In this course, you’ll discover great works of French and Francophone literature while you work on your language skills. Over the course of ten weeks, you will be introduced to both modern and classic literary works. You will engage in lively book discussions that will focus on furthering your understanding of not only literature but also the French language. Five to six books and plays are discussed throughout the course. Books are available for purchase at our reception desk.

Fall Session Reading List

  • Modiano - voyage de noces
  • Nerval - Voyage en Orient
  • Michaux - Un barbare en Asie
  • Mme de Stael - Corinne ou l'Italie
  • Schmitt - La nuit de feu
  • Please note that the reading list does reflect the order in which the books will be discussed in class.

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