French Humor: Politics & Resistance

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Languages

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

French Humor

Spring 2022

Taught By: Marie-Christine Masse

Section: A

CRN: 10773

Credits: 3

This undergraduate course offers an exploration of humor throughout French cultural history, focusing on the development of advanced speaking, writing, and critical analysis skills in French. The course features the study of French-language media and graphic arts, which include, cartoonists, satirists, comedy filmmakers, women humorists, political caricaturists, and contemporary stand-up comedians. Students will endeavor in semester-long projects related to current events and cross-cultural analysis. [In French] Proficiency: intermediate-high or advanced level proficiency in French is required.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Foreign Languages (NFLN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 16

Add/Drop Deadline: February 6, 2022 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 17, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 1:52pm 10/26/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 12:20pm - 1:35pm

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 1/25/2022 - 5/12/2022