APARTMENT STORIES IN 19TH AND 20TH CENTURY LITERATURE

FRE2AST

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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will examine representations of Parisian urban living spaces in 19th and 20th century novels from Zola to Perec, analysing the intersection between urban and domestic life, their narrative structures and the construction of novelistic space. Students will be introduced to the architectural, literary and urban histories of Paris through a detailed study of Emile Zola's Pot-Bouille and Georges Perec's La Vie mode d'emploi.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRaphael Trantoul

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

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Prerequisites FRE1/2/3IN3, FRE1/2/3IN5 or FRE1A7, FRE1007

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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