FREN 303 Women Writers of the French and Francophone Worlds in Translation

Introduction to works by major French and/or Francophone women writers in translation. The course may focus on works by contemporary women writers, or examine texts from a range of historical periods. The issues raised in this course may include: the material conditions in which women have written; problems of publication; the specificity of womens writing; the conceptualization of gender: gender, race, and class.

notes: A writing practicum is available in conjunction with this course.