Location: Bowdoin / Charlotte Daniels

French

Charlotte Daniels

Associate Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures

Contact Information

cdaniels@bowdoin.edu
207-725-3970
Romance Languages And Literatures

Sills Hall - 203



Teaching this semester

FRS 2409 / AFRS 2409 / LAS 2209. From the Spoken Word to the Written Text

Charlotte Daniels Hanetha Vete-Congolo
Examines oral and written traditions of areas where French is spoken in Africa, the Caribbean, Europe, and North America from the Middle Ages to 1848. Through interdisciplinary units, students examine key moments in the history of the francophone world, drawing on folktales, epics, poetry, plays, short stories, essays, and novels. Explores questions of identity, race, colonization, and language in historical and ideological context. Taught in French.

FRS 2305. Advanced French through Film

Charlotte Daniels Hanetha Vete-Congolo
An introduction to film analysis. Conversation and composition based on a variety of contemporary films from French-speaking regions. Grammar review and frequent short papers. Emphasis on student participation including a variety of oral activities. Three hours per week plus regular viewing sessions for films and a weekly conversation session with French teaching fellows.



B.A., B.S. Delaware
M.A., Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania