French Popular Culture

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Languages

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students

French Popular Culture (GR)

Fall 2021

Taught By: Sanaz Partovi

Section: A

CRN: 12503

Credits: 3

In this graduate level course, students will explore topics such as French hip hop, street art, media, fashion, sports, food, and advertising from the early twentieth century to today. We will examine the status of popular culture vs. high culture through songs, films, newspaper articles, and short readings by French thinkers such as Barthes, Bourdieu, and De Certeau. Students will further expand their speaking and writing skills through class discussions, as well as analytical and creative writing activities. High Intermediate to Advanced proficiency required.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Foreign Languages (NFLN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 2

Add/Drop Deadline: September 13, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 21, 2021 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* 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: 10:52am 12/1/2021 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 2:10pm - 3:25pm

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 8/31/2021 - 12/9/2021