Approaches to French Literature and Theory
An initiation to French literature and thought. Introduces a wide range of critical and theoretical tools to study literature and its uses. This seminar explores how most urgent political and philosophical issues of the ages can be read through and unravelled within literary texts. Authors studied may include Montaigne, Montesquieu, Racine, Diderot, Balzac, Baudelaire, Flaubert, Sartre, Césaire, Duras, Fanon, Perec and Glissant. One course.
Visual and Media Studies 333S