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FR248 Module Outline

Weekly Programme

Week 1: Introduction to the module

Weeks 2-3: Exploration, Conquest and the Emergence of a Colonial Discourse

Jules Verne, Le Tour du monde en 80 jours

Weeks 4-5: Imperialism and Otherness

Le Lotus bleu (week 4)

Screening of Pépé-le-Moko (week 5)

Week 6: Reading Week

Weeks 7-end of Module: The Colonial Past in Cotemporary Culture

Michel Tournier, Vendredi ou les limbes du Pacifique (weeks 7-8)

Didier Daeninckx, Cannibale (weeks 9-10)

Screening of Coup de torchon by Bertrand Tavernier (Term 3, week 2)