Free Speech: France-USA

FRENCH 335

Critical history of free speech in France and the United States, from its beginnings to current controversies. Censorship by political and religious authorities; response of writers and readers. Readings of texts banned for heresy, obscenity, treason. "Causes célèbres" such as Rabelais, Voltaire, Beaumarchais, Sade. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers

PJMS 335

Curriculum Codes
ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, FL