F C 349 • Masterpieces of French Fiction
3:30 PM-5:00 PM
In this course, the students will be reading selected masterpieces of French fiction from the Middle Ages to the present in English translation. The goal of this course is to have the students learn not only about the essentials of literary analysis and how this applies to French literature in general, but also to enable students to examine books within their wider historical and cultural contexts.
exam 1: 20%
exam 2: 30%
oral presentation: 15%
paper based on the oral presentation: 15%
Depending on the availability of texts, readings will include the following in whole or in excerpts: