The following are samples of essays or pieces that I have written in French throughout the UH Manoa French program.
Final Portfolio for FR 406 Translation From English to French and Vice Versa
This is a compilation of all the translations that I did during my French 406 course on French translation. We translated certain pieces from English to French, and others from French to English. It also includes my final project for the course which was to translate this website into French (website available soon).
Analytical Essay About the Representation of French Colonial Indochina
This essay analyzes the representation of French colonial Indochina through the works of Marguerite Duras' L'Amant and through Régnis Wargnier's film Indochine (1992).
The Disillusionment of Candide in Candide by Voltaire
This essay is a brief resume that I wrote on the themes and allusions present in the first four chapters of Candide by Voltaire.