Time Slots

Wednesdays, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

For members

$355

For non-members

$415

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.


Spring Session Book List

  • Les rêveries du promeneur solitaire by J.J. Rousseau
  • Tous les matins du monde by Pascal Quignard
  • Dialogues de bêtes by Colette
  • Réparer les vivants by de Kerangal
  • Par la fenêtre et autres pièces by G. Feydeau


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