Spring 2014

From Astérix to Houellebecq: Translating Contemporary French

Listed in: French, as FREN-314


Laure A. Katsaros (Section 01)


This course aims at improving the students' knowledge of the contemporary French language and of contemporary French society through translation. We will draw from a wide variety of sources, such as fiction, poetry, film, songs, press articles, graphic novels and advertising, to gain a better understanding of idiomatic French and of the translation process. Conducted in French.

Requisite: FREN 207 or 208 or the equivalent. Spring semester. Professor Katsaros.

Cost: 60.00 ?


2022-23: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2022