Spring 2014

From Astérix to Houellebecq: Translating Contemporary French

Listed in: French, as FREN-314

Moodle site: Course

Faculty

Laure A. Katsaros (Section 01)

Description

This course aims at improving the students' knowledge of the contemporary French language and of contemporary French society through translation. We will draw from a wide variety of sources, such as fiction, poetry, film, songs, press articles, graphic novels and advertising, to gain a better understanding of idiomatic French and of the translation process. Conducted in French.

Requisite: FREN 207 or 208 or the equivalent. Spring semester. Professor Katsaros.

Cost: 60.00 ?

Keywords

Foreign language, Writing attentive

Offerings

2014-15: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2014, Fall 2015