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Course Details

Course TitleFrench Detective Fiction/Film
CampusSwarthmore
SemesterFall 2018
Registration IDFMST05301
Credit1
DepartmentFilm and Media Studies
InstructorYervasi, C
Times and DaysW 01:15pm-04:00pm
Room LocationKohlberg 230
Course Info

Detective fiction has a long history in the urban literary and cinematic imagination of France and other French-speaking countries. This course focuses on several points of convergence: the history of urban detectives in various Francophone contexts; theories of genre; and stylized representations of the city, its architecture and populations. Taught in English; and there is a 0.5 credit French Attachment for students reading in French (FREN 079A).

Miscellaneous Info

Course Record Number: 17035
Enrollment Limit: 20
Current Enrollment: 1
Distribution: Humanities

Cross-listed with FREN 079, LITR 079F.

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