Course Description

This course presents Quebec and French-Canadian literature from the 1970s until present-day. Students will consider the aesthetic originality, the critical reception and socio-historical context of representative works by authors such as Normand Chaurette, Marie Laberge, Jean-Marc Dalpé, Daniel Poliquin, Nancy Huston, Dany Laferrière and Robert Lepage. Topics include the Francophone diaspora in Canada, minority and immigrant literatures, exile and marginalization, and autobiographical writing.


Prerequisite: CFRE 601 or placement test required (www.ryerson.ca/llc)

Relevant Programs


Thank you for your interest in this course. It is not scheduled for the current academic year.

Use our Course Search to find courses that are offered this year.