FREN 401 The French Short Story

Selected stories by some of the masters of the genre: Marie de France, Bonaventure des Periers, Charles Perrault, Voltaire, Guy de Maupassant, Albert Camus. The emphasis in this course will be placed on reading comprehension, vocabulary building, and development of oral and written proficiency as well as on the application of the analytic skills learned in French 321.

co-rec: FREN 321.
notes: A writing practicum is available. French majors may use it to fulfill the college intensive-writing requirement.