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FREN 407 Studies in Medieval French Literature

Literary texts from the eleventh to the fifteenth century. Topics may include the epic, Tristan texts, Arthurian texts, the short narrative, satirical texts, religious drama, secular drama, lyric poetry, didactic poetry, François Villon.

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Credits: 3

Pre-reqs: One of FREN 320, FREN 321, FREN 328, FREN 329, FREN 330.


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FREN 407 101Web-Oriented Course1 Mon Wed Fri9:0010:00

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