Have you heard about Arsène Lupin?
The famous “gentleman cambrioleur” became so trendy these days thanks to the latest reinterpretation of his stories on the Netflix
In this class, you will discover the famous character in the original short stories by Maurice Leblanc. We will study the first
chapters of the wonderful adventures of the biggest fictional mystifier in French literature. We will try to find out why he became
such an icon and inspired so many authors and directors since.
For this class you will have to read one chapter (about 30 pages) for each class.
Level required: B1+/B2
6-27 October (4 classes)
Le Petit Nicolas
Dive into the cheerful universe of the iconic Petit Nicolas, a classic collection of stories loved by all the French children!
Full of humour, they talk about the adventures, escapades and bêtises of Nicolas, his friends and his family.
It's also a good opportunity to discover France and its school in the late 50s and early 60s, René Goscinny and all the comic
characters he created (Asterix and Obelix, Lucky Luke, etc), as well as some French poetry. You'll also discuss about the notion of
patrimonial literary characters and may write your own stories in the Le Petit Nicolas' way. So, it's time to join this
rich and exciting class!
For this class you will have to read about 20 pages every week.
Level required: B1+/C1
10 November - 15 December (6