Study FREN 0868: World Society In Literature and Film
Summer I Asynchronous Online with Prof. John Farquhar
The course explores French society as seen through the eyes of satirists and writers of comedy. We will study the nature of French comedy and satire, its content and targets, whether there is something unique about French humor, and how it has changed through the centuries. The texts read will be in English, the movies studied will be in French, with English subtitles.