FREN 441 17th-Century French Literature

Currents of French Classicism, with particular emphasis on Moralists and aesthetics. Authors include Boileau, Descartes, Pascal, La Bruyere, La Fontaine, and La Rochefoucauld.

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