France, Paris

Modernité et Postmodernité

when 4 July 2016 - 22 July 2016
language French
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 400

What do these concepts in the fields of literature, philosophy, visual arts and politics mean? How the French became "modern"?

- Le roman français au XXe siècle, de la modernité à la postmodernité
Catherine Helbert, littérature française, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- La transformation des sociétés modernes
Louis Dupont, géographie, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- Comment les français sont devenus modernes - 1850-1968
Arnaud Houte, histoire, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- Modernités et postmodernités dans les arts visuels
Arnaud Maillet, histoire de l’art, Université Paris-Sorbonne
- La modernité en philosophie : qu'est-ce qu'un sujet ?
Laurence Renault, philosophie, Université Paris-Sorbonne

One week (morning): 15 hours + conferences

Course leader

Catherine Helbert, Louis Dupont, Arnaud Houte, Arnaud Maillet, Laurence Renault

Target group

Students, tourists, or curious Parisian ! (A good level of French is required: B1)

Course aim

Discover the current debates in different scientific fields and learn about the French civilisation with professors from a prestigious University: La Sorbonne.

Credits info

A certificate will be delivered.

Fee info

EUR 400: Courses, conferences and a visit of the Sorbonne (or of the Senate) are included in the price.
You can also add cultural activities to the programme of courses.