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  1. Semester 1 8 items
    1. Block 1: Imagination & Fantasy 5 items
      1. Weeks 2-3:

      2. Un aller simple: roman - Didier van Cauwelaert c1994

        Book Essential

      3. Weeks 4-5: 

      4. Lais de Marie de France - Laurence Harf-Lancner, Karl Warnke, Marie 1990

        Book  See: Le lai du Bisclavret. Available online.

    2. Block 2: Nation & Community 3 items
      1. Weeks 7-8:

      2. Weeks 9-10:

  2. Semester 2 23 items
    1. Block 3: Gender & Performance 19 items
      1. Weeks 2-3:

      2. Gabriel: the original French text - George Sand 2010

        Book Essential

      3. Weeks 4-5:

      4. Sans toit ni loi - Agnès Varda 2010 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Essential

      5. All recommended reading for Varda: 15 items
        1. Vagabond: (Sans toit ni loi) - Agnès Varda, Sandrine Bonnaire, Macha Méril, Stéphane Freiss 2010 (videorecording =)

          Audio-visual document Essential

        2. French film: texts and contexts - Hayward, Susan, Vincendeau, Ginette 2000

          Book Essential See: Chapter 19: Beyond the Gaze and into femme-filmécriture: Agnès Varda’s Sans toi ni loi. Available online.

        3. Visual and other pleasures - Laura Mulvey 1989

          Book Essential See: Laura Mulvey, ‘Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema’ (1975) and ‘Afterthoughts on Visual Pleasure’ (1981)

        4. Le deuxième sexe: 2: L'expérience vécue - Simone de Beauvoir 2002

          Book Essential See: in particular : Deuxième partie : Chapitre V – La femme mariée ; Chapitre VIII – Prostituées et hétaïres ; Chapitre IX – De la maturité à la vieillesse ; Troisième partie : Chapitre XII – L’Amoureuse ; Chapitre XIII. La Mystique ; Quatrième partie : Chapitre XIV – La Femme Indépendante and Conclusion

        5. Gender trouble: feminism and the subversion of identity - Judith Butler, Taylor & Francis Group 2014, ©1999

          Book Recommended

        6. French feminist theory: an introduction - Dani Cavallaro 2003

          Book Recommended

        7. French feminist thought: a reader - Toril Moi 1987

          Book Recommended See: in particular, the Introduction, pp. 1-13, and ‘Simone de Beauvoir : Women and Creativity’, pp. 17-32 ; Anne Tristan and Annie de Pisan, ‘Tales from the Women’s Movement’, pp. 33-69

        8. Femmes fatales: feminism, film theory, psychoanalysis - Mary Ann Doane 1991

          Book Recommended See: Mary Ann Doane, ‘Film and the Masquerade: Theorising the Female Spectator’,

        9. To desire differently: feminism and the French cinema - Sandy Flitterman-Lewis c1996

          Book Recommended

        10. Cinema studies: the key concepts - Susan Hayward, Dawson Books 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended

        11. Gender and French cinema - Alex Hughes, James S. Williams 2001

          Book Recommended

        12. Agnès Varda - Alison Smith 1998

          Book Recommended

        13. Varda - Agnès Varda, Bernard Bastide c1994

          Book Recommended

    2. Block 4: Space & Location 4 items
      1. Weeks 7-8: 

      2. Chronique de la derive douce: roman - Dany Laferriere 2015

        Book Essential

      3. Weeks 9-10:

      4. Dany Laferrière: films from a poet's imagination - Dany Laferrière, John L'Ecuyer 2004

        Audio-visual document  See: Dany Laferrière, Comment conquérir l’Amérique en une nuit?

    3. Digitised Readings 0 items