French And Italian | Lectures et analyses littéraires
F300 | 2276 | Gerrard


This is the introductory course in French literature, and its
purpose is to teach how to analyze and explicate poems, short
stories, a novel, and a play.  The reading assignments are not
heavy, but there are some short papers to write, as well as two
examinations.  The explications de texte will deal with
passage of fiction or poetry.  All discussion, reading,and
writing will be in French. Authors are Camus, Cocteau, Maupassant
for prose,and there will be a poetry anthology with sample
explications.