Time Slots

Fridays , 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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$520

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For non-members

$570

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About this Class

In this course, you’ll discover great works of French and Francophone literature while you work on your language skills. Over the course of ten weeks, you will be introduced to both modern and classic literary works. You will engage in lively book discussions that will focus on furthering your understanding of not only literature but also the French language. Books are available for purchase by clicking on the links in the list below. Class is taught by Loic.


Spring 2024 Session Reading List

1- Jacques Cazotte: Le diable amoureux
2- Patrick Modiano: La ronde de nuit
3- Akira Misubayashi: Ame brisée
4- Jean Cocteau: Orphée
5- Fatou Diome: Le ventre de l'Atlantique
6- Alice Zeniter: Juste avant l'oubli

OBJECTIFS DU COURS:
1) Comprendre les contextes culturels, historiques et géographiques des écrits
2) Identifier les thèmes importants et parler intertextualité et interculturalité
3) Analyser le style littéraire de chaque auteur et les styles de narration
4) Utiliser le lexique d’analyse littéraire
5) Travailler l’argumentation orale et écrite à travers des débats, compte-rendus et exercices de création littéraire