French and Francophone Studies


Faculty and Staff

Our faculty are leading scholars with specialties in periods from the 16th to the 21st centuries and with interests in anthropology, creative writing, cultural studies, the history of ideas, gender and sexuality studies, film, postcolonial studies, poststructuralist thought, second language acquisition and translation.

Graduate Students and Alumni

The Department of French and Francophone Studies at Brown University has a very strong placement record for its graduates.