FREN 432 Renaissance Literature

A survey of representative works of outstanding authors of the period: Marot, Rabelais, Ronsard, Du Bellay, Montaigne, and DAubign. Both poetry and prose will be studied against the backdrop of the history and civilization of the Renaissance in France.

pre-rec: 300 level or equivalent.
notes: A writing practicum is available. French majors may use it to fulfill the college intensive-writing requirement.