Littératures nord-américaines


North American literatures


Following S1 survey class, this course will resume literature after WWI, including compulsory readings for the lectures, ranging from the 1920s to nowadays (list given at the beginning of the academic year), and guided text commentary in classes.

Suggested Reading

Grellet, F., An Introduction to American Literature, 810.9 GRE

Wagner-Martin L., A History of American Literature: 1950 to the Present, 810.900 5 WAG

Compétences visées

- Critically read and analyze literary texts

- Establish a clear thesis and back it up with concrete examples

- Write text commentary parts and subparts in academic English