Contemporary French and Francophone Literature

L-LIN/03 - 9 CFU - 1° Semester

Teaching Staff


Learning Objectives

The aim is to investigate French and francophone literature through literary genders. We will focus our attention on theatre and cinema, through literary and critical texts, to illuminate some fundamental periods.

Detailed Course Content

Literary genders

French theatre from the Twenties

French cinema

Textbook Information

A student choice of 3 collections of poetry, 3 plays and 3 novels of French and francophone literature of the Twenties.

Students will prepare a text for the exam.


Please remember that in compliance with art 171 L22.04.1941, n. 633 and its amendments, it is illegal to copy entire books or journals, only 15% of their content can be copied.

For further information on sanctions and regulations concerning photocopying please refer to the regulations on copyright (Linee Guida sulla Gestione dei Diritti d’Autore) provided by AIDRO - Associazione Italiana per i Diritti di Riproduzione delle opere dell’ingegno (the Italian Association on Copyright).

All the books listed in the programs can be consulted in the Library.

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