French Literature: Genre Theory and Aesthetics, 7.5 credits

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Advanced knowledge in the subject is acquired through a general survey of genre theory and aesthetic aspects of literature. Particular emphasis is placed on how in French literature one or more genres develop in literary currents and / or over time (eg, "the realistic novel"). Genre perspective and aesthetic considerations are the starting points in the analyses of a selection of literary texts.

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