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FRENCH

FREN-433 French Topics (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Rotating topics taught in French including French politics; French society; French cinema; the Francophone novel; the short story in the Francophone world; Algerian colonization and decolonization; autobiography; cinema, literature, and society; humor and irony in French literatutre; French perception of America; etc. Usually offered every term. Meets with FREN-633. Prerequisite: FREN-323 or permission of instructor.

FREN-433 001
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Gender and Identity in Maghreb
This course explores the poetics and politics of gender and identity in contemporary Maghrebi cultural productions. It addresses issues of gender relations, sexuality, family, education, religion, tradition, and "modernity" as represented in a variety of material including francophone fiction, film, and photography. Attempts to self-definition will be analyzed in relation to the transformation of Maghrebi societies in recent decades. Meets with FREN-633 001.
FREN-433 001
Term: FALL 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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FREN-433 002
Term: FALL 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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