2017-2018 / LROM0069-1

Walloon literature, reading and analysis of texts


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in French and Romance languages and literatures : general (60 ECTS)5 crédits 


Esther Baiwir

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Panorama of the dialectal literature in Wallonia, since the beginning until today; study of the genres and the themes illustrated all along the centuries with a comparative point of view; analysis of a text chosen with the students.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The students will be able to read a dialectal text and to understand it, using tools that they will be able to choose; they will be capable of connecting authors or works with a linguistic, political and literary European context.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills


Planned learning activities and teaching methods


Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

See: http://cipl82.philo.ulg.ac.be/horaires

Recommended or required readings

Limes. Volume 1, Les langues régionales en Wallonie. Traditions et parlers populaires Wallonie-Bruxelles, 1992.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written work and oral examination.

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks


Esther Baiwir Postdoctoral Researcher FNRS Tél. 04 366 56 42 E-mail ebaiwir@ulg.ac.be(Daniel.Droixhe@ulg.ac.be)

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