FREN 106. La Modernité


In this course, we will examine poetry of modernity and the city. We will examine how the city's complexities--its development, cultures, revolutions, and inhabitants--contribute to a poetic vision that is reflected in the texts of 19th- and 20th-century major and minor writers of the French-speaking world. Poets include Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Apollinaire, and the Surrealists, among others.
This course can be taken for 1 credit.
Humanities.
2 credits.
Catalog chapter: Modern Languages and Literatures: French and Francophone Studies  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/french-francophone-studies


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