THE FRANCOPHONE PRESS ONLINE

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

French

Course Number: 
251
Institution: 
Smith College
A study of the current relationship between France and its former African colonies, with special emphasis on social, economic, political, and cultural issues. Through daily readings of French and Francophone African newspapers and magazines online, students will explore topics such as democracy, human rights, immigration, corruption, religion, sports, youth employment, the status of women, child labor, cooperation and new partnerships. Reading from Le Monde, Le Figaro (France); Le Temps (Tunisia); El Watan (Algeria); Le Nouveau Courrier (Ivory Coast); Le Soleil (Senegal); and La prosperite (Democratic Republic of Congo). (E)
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
30440-S13

Course Sections

THE FRANCOPHONE PRESS ONLINE
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Alfred Babo

ababo@smith.edu

TTh 09:00-10:20

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