FREN BC3037 Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Mallarmé. 3 points.

Prerequisites: (FREN BC1204) FREN BC1204: French Intermediate II or the equivalent level is required.

Through close readings of majors texts, an examination of how these 19th-century poets brought about a "revolution" in language and thought that gave rise to the Modernism that transformed literature and the arts and whose influence is still with us today.


Barnard College

The Department’s primary goals are firstly to enable students to develop competence in spoken and written French, and secondly to expose students to the literature and culture of French and French-speaking countries. An important additional objective of the French Department is to encourage students to consider studying in France or a Francophone country.