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20th C. Franco-Caribbean Literature and the Search for Identity
FREN 225
Spring 2007 not offered
Crosslisting: AFAM 223, AMST 226, FGSS 222, COL 225, LAST 220

This course investigates how 20th C. Francophone Literature from the Caribbean has tried to define Caribbean identity. Through a study of literary texts and other artistic expressions from Guadeloupe, Martinique, Haiti, Guyana and Louisiana, we will explore the evolution of Caribbean self-definition, through the major concepts of Negritude, Antillanite, Creolite and Louisianitude.

Essential Capabilities: Speaking, Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA RLAN
Course Format: Lecture/DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

Last Updated on MAY-23-2024
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