The Modern Scholar: Giants of French Literature

  • by Prof. Katherine Elkins
  • Narrated by Katherine Elkins
  • 8 hrs and 31 mins
  • Lecture

Publisher's Summary

In this series of lectures, Professor Katherine Elkins details the lives and works of the premier French writers of the last two centuries. With keen insight into her subject material, Professor Elkins discusses the attributes that made classics of such works as Balzac's Human Comedy, Flaubert's Madame Bovary, Proust's In Search of Lost Time, and Camus' The Stranger. Literary immortals all, these four French authors produced works that reflected their times and exerted a continuing and lasting influence on all the generations that followed.


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 22-03-2010
  • Publisher: Recorded Books