Literature from the French speaking world

7.5 hp

Le cours donne une introduction à la littérature d'expression française dans le monde. Des textes littéraires en français et concernant des régions ou pays francophones, sont analysés à partir de plusieurs théories littéraires. Cette littérature est aussi mise en relation avec les évènements politiques et sociaux. The course provides and introduction to modern literature from French-speaking parts of the world. Texts which illustrate French literature from different French-speaking countries or regions are read and analysed on the basis of different literary theories. This literature is also discussed with regards to social and political events.


Växjö is a modern city with more than 80,000 inhabitants. The city has been declared "the Greenest City in Europe" because of its focus on environmentally sound solutions and the environmental programs implemented.

Being a student in Växjö you have easy access to everything – the city centre, the woods and the lakes. The pedestrian path from campus around Lake Växjösjön reaches almost all the way to the city centre and is perfect for jogging or taking long walks.

Campus Växjö is modeled along the lines of an American campus university and is the natural meeting place for students in Växjö. Campus is always bustling with life, and students move between lecture rooms, the University Library and the restaurants, pubs and outdoor recreational areas.