France (COMS 168)

Program Overview May 29 - June 7, 2023

Spend a week at the La Muse Writer’s Retreat in France studying the writing of an individual theorist, inspired by the beautiful scenery of the Occitanie Mountains. The curriculum will be based in intense rhetorical theory, and will be reinforced by their surrounding environment where the French resistance took place.

Please email Dr. Jacqueline Irwin if interested in this program.


Cost: TBA

Included in cost:

  • 3 units towards COMS 168
  • Travel insurance
  • In-country transportation
  • Lodging at LaMuse Writer’s Retreat

*Cost does not include round-trip airfare from the United States.

Academic Credit

Receive credit for: 

COMS 168 – A Week in Rhetoric at Labastide Esparbairenque

Open to undergraduate, graduate students and the community

Prerequisites: COMS 100B or instructor permission

Contact Information

Dr. Jacqueline Irwin

Mendocino Hall 5030