Colon/Colonisé: Récits de l'Expérience Nord-Africaine

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Course Number



K. Read

Course Long Title

Colon/Colonisé: Récits de l'Expérience Nord-Africaine

Cross Listed Courses


This course studies the colonial, postcolonial, and immigrant experience of North Africans as portrayed in Francophone literature. Readings include narratives and journals from the beginning of the colonial period in Algeria (1830), as well as the contemporary novels and discourse of feminists such as Assia Djebar, Malika Mokeddem, and Leïla Sebbar. Gender is highlighted as a category of analysis. Prerequisite(s): FRE 240, 250, or 251.

Writing Credit

No writing credit

INDS Program Relationship

IDGS - GSS Program

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Class Restriction

Exclude First Years