France, Paris

Paris through its Literature

when 6 June 2016 - 15 July 2016
language English
duration 6 weeks
credits 4 ECTS

Considers the uses and effects of overviews, street-level accounts, and underground approaches to describing the city and its inhabitants. Includes visits to the sewers and museums, revolutionary sites and archives, with multiple members of the comparative literature faculty speaking on their areas of expertise.

Course leader

Examines how experiences of Paris have been committed to the page from the first century to the present.

Target group

College and University students. General public.

Credits info

Fully accredited US curriculum

Fee info

EUR 0: Courses can be taken for transferable university credit, or at a reduced audit rate (no credit)