Department: French and Francophone Studies
Department of French & Francophone Studies
Address2: 212 Royce Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: (310) 794-8923
Fax: (310) 825-9754
Keywords: European Union, Globalization, Francophone Africa, French politics, Immigration, Racism
Dominic Thomas is Chair of the Department of French and Francophone Studies at UCLA. His teaching and research interests include contemporary French politics, globalization, and sub-Saharan African culture and politics. Thomas was the recipient of a German-American Fulbright Commission Award for Germany and Belgium in 2011 and recently a Research Professor at Humboldt University (Berlin). Publications include Black France: Colonialism, Immigration, and Transnationalism (2007) and Africa and France: Postcolonial Cultures, Migration, and Racism (2013).