Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Modern Languages & Cultures - Comparative Literature
Course Section Listing Course Course Title Term Credits Status
COURSE_SECTION-3-170670 CLTR 227C-1 Reading the French Revolution Spring 2024 4.0 Open
Day Begin End Location Start Date End Date
TR 940 AM 1055 AM Lattimore Room 401 01/17/2024 05/11/2024
Enrollment: Enrolled     
Co-Located: CLTR 227C-1 (P), CLTR 427C-1, GRMN 227-1, GRMN 256-1, HIST 249-1
Instructors: Lisa Cerami
Delivery Mode: In-Person
This comparative course explores the figuration of the French Revolution in literature and film in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. We will read and analyse several prose, dramatic and cinematic works, including by authors such as Charles Dickens, Baroness Orczy, Georg Büchner, Heiner Müller, Peter Weiss, C.L.R James, Lauren Gunderson, and filmmakers like Sofia Coppola and Peter Brook. German majors should enroll in co-location GRMN 256. German majors will have the opportunity to work on 1-2 German language texts with a separate language lab, while classroom language will otherwise be English. 
Offered: Fall Spring