Literature in French

5 credits

In the course you study fiction that reflects the spread of the french language as a result of french colonial politics in Africa and North America. Also included are texts that reflect today's multicultural french society.

Dans ce cours sont étudiés des textes qui montrent la propagation de la langue française résultant de la politique coloniale de la France en Afrique et en Amérique du nord. De plus sont inclus des textes reflétant la société multiculturelle de la France d’aujourd’hui.


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