21G.322[J] Frenchness in an Era of Globalization (21F.322)


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Approaches the question of what constitutes Frenchness in today's era of globalization through issues of memory, belonging, and cultural production. Explores the role of timeless traditions - common technologies, an internationally-spoken language, monuments open to the world, and foods such as wine and cheese - remain quintessentially French. Also covers recent scandals about France's role in the world, such as its colonial identity and Dominique Strauss-Kahn's New York debacle. Taught in French. Limited to 18.

This class has no prerequisites.

21G.322[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by C. Clark.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.

You can find more information at the Undergraduate Communication Requirement: CI-M Subjects site or on the 21G.322[J] Stellar site.

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