Female Authors in the History of French Literature

Female Authors in the History of French Literature

Lectures: 0

Seminars: 30

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): doc. dr. Marinčič Katarina, izr. prof. dr. Turk Boštjan Marko

Content

The course addresses the role of women in French literary and cultural history. The presentation of the chosen topics departs from literary texts. The topics are as follows: some crucial female authors in the history of French literature (Marie de France, Mme de Lafayette, Mme de Sévigné, Mme de Staël, G. Sand, M . Duras, M. Yourcenar, etc..); women writers as the voice of the condition féminine; women as instigators of literary and cultural life; women as literary audience.