Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2007/2008
Canadian Excellence

FR236
Québec Culture I: From Explorers to Patriots
0.5 Credit

This course traces the origin and development of the culture of Québec and other French-Canadian communities from New France to Confederation. Topics studied through a multi-media approach will include important historical and political events, major figures, literature, architecture, painting and music. Particular attention will be paid to Amerindians, the conflict between the "Myth of the North" and the "Myth of the Land", the role of women and various aspects of daily life in different classes of society.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
FR230 or permission of the department.