French-language literature in early modern Europe

Course Code :2003FLWTLF
Study domain:Literature
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:45
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:French
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Paul Pelckmans

3. Course contents *

In the 1760's, the major teexts of Jean-Jacques Rouseaau radicalise and criticise the mainstream thoughts of French Enlightenment. We read fragments of  La nouvelle Héloïse, Emile and the Confessions.