Course Content (Syllabus)
The students are trained to discuss and analyze simple literary texts (by examining their basic elements, ideas, arguments, narrative procedures and stylistic principles), in order to understand their different levels and significances. b. to interpret in their own terms/words the texts studied in class ( commentary, written comprehension), in order to get accustomed to the elementary terminology and methods of analyzing a literary text, before proceeding to a more profound approach.
Additional bibliography for study
Xavier Darcos, Histoire de la Littérature Française, Paris, Hachette, 2019.
Michel Brix, Histoire de la littérature française, voyage guidé dans les lettres du XIe au XXe siècle, De Boeck,2015.