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Organization, Regulations, and Courses 2021-22

FREN 10.11 On Monsters and Monstrosity

Androids, werewolves and golems are not simply the stuff of modern fantasy. Human-like creatures populate novels, poems and philosophical texts from ages past. Our course will trace the evolution of artificial and monstrous life, from medieval werewolves, through 17th and 18th-century automatons, to contemporary androids and clones. Throughout the trimester, we will search for reasons to imagine human otherness, and reflect on how these creatures offer insights into our understanding of




French 8 or permission of the individual instructor

Distributive and/or World Culture

Dist:LIT; WCult:W

The Timetable of Class Meetings contains the most up-to-date information about a course. It includes not only the meeting time and instructor, but also its official distributive and/or world culture designation. This information supersedes any information you may see elsewhere, to include what may appear in this ORC/Catalog or on a department/program website. Note that course attributes may change term to term therefore those in effect are those (only) during the term in which you enroll in the course.