Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)
L-LIN/03 - FRENCH LITERATURE
Sem. 1B dal Nov 21, 2011 al Jan 22, 2012.
Drawing on a selection of texts dating from the past two hundred years, the course will shed light on a range of socio-cultural issues concerning the French society at large and the cultural debate thereof. It will also provide a comparison with the Italian society, especially with regards to education and training processes.
Close reading of XX century texts concerning the nature of human beings and their role in society.
Traditional lectures will be integrated with seminars and conferences.
AA.VV., Florilegi. Antologia della letteratura francese. Il Novecento, Alessandria, Dell’Orso, 2001.
G. BERNANOS, Diario di un curato di campagna, Milano, Mondadori, ultima edizione.
A. CAMUS, Lo straniero, Milano, Bompiani, ultima edizione.
J.-P. SARTRE, Le mani sporche, Milano, Mimesis, 2010.
Non-attending students are kindly asked to contact the teacher.
The final exam will be an oral examination based on course topics.