Varieties of French
Formerly: FREN 425B
A survey of historical and (socio)linguistic aspects of French in North America. The linguistic characteristics of French varieties (e.g., Québécois, Acadian/Cajun, Franco-Ontarian, Fransaskois, Franco-American). Language identity, ideologies and policy. Manifestations of French in contact (borrowing, code-switching, language attrition and death).
- Credit will be granted for only one of FRAN 405, FREN 425B.
- FRAN 375; or
- permission of the department.