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FREN 4650 - Chansons: Politics and Poetics of Francophone Songs

This guide will help you find articles, books, and other resources to help research a song of your choice, including the genre, the historical context, the influence and more.


This guide will help you do background research for your oral presentation in French 4650: Politics and Poetics of Francophone Songs. This page will help you start with some background research using print and online music encyclopedias and books in the library catalog and MOBIUS. Check out the other tabs for resources you can use to find scholarly article and listen to streaming music as well as find music CDs and LPs in the library.

Bonne chance avec vos recherches - si vous avez des questions, n'hésitez pas à me contecter où à visité le "Research Desk."

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French Music Books in the Library

Reference Books in the Library

Please see more reference works on the second floor of the librayr or in the online catalog under the Subject Heading "Music -- Bio-bibliography"

Online Reference Sources

These online reference books are a great place to search for background information on a topic.