FRE 410 (LA)
Introduction to French Literary Theory
Combines a general introduction to critical theory with in-depth study of a small number of representative original texts. Authors may include Sartre, Fanon, Deleuze, Foucault, Rancière, Kristeva, and Badiou..
Sample reading list:
Hegel, Master/Slave Dialectic
Sartre, Colonialism Is A System
Fanon, Black Skin, White Masks
Foucault, What is Enlightenment?
Deleuze and Guattari, Kafka: Towards a Minor Literature
See instructor for complete list
Students will write two papers in French of 4-6 pages in length. Each will give one oral presentation. A final take-home exam will be completed during Reading Week.
Take Home Final Exam - 30%
Papers - 30%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
Not Open to Freshmen.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
200-level French class or permission of Instructor.
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