Discussion of the theme of wealth and its place in a variety of literary forms and cultural contexts. Readings typically include plays, poetry, and fiction by French and Francophone authors such as Moli\00E8re, La Bruy\00E8re, Balzac, Maupassant, Baudelaire, Proulx, Roy, and La Ferri\00E8re.
Satisfies distribution requirement in Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric.
French 201 or above. (Not offered 2015-16.)