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THANK YOU FOR VISITING US. THE NEW WEBSITE FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF EUROPEAN LANGUAGES AND TRANSCULTURAL STUDIES IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION AND WILL SOON BE LAUNCHED. The Department of French and Francophone Studies at UCLA is a major center for the study of the French language and of literatures, cultures, and civilizations of French expression throughout the world. French has for centuries been a major language of international culture, and the French literary and artistic tradition is of great historical significance. In recent decades, French critical thought has occupied a highly influential position in the theoretical discourse of the humanities and social...Learn More About Us
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Statement in support of Black Lives Matter
UCLA Department of European Languages and Transcultural Studies June 9, 2020 Statement in support of Black Lives Matter, Black students, scholars, and instructors at UCLA, and other Black members of the UCLA community We, the Faculty in the Department of European Languages and Transcultural Studies, are writing to demand from...Learn More About Us
The French and Francophone Studies Department at UCLA transformed my life. Prior to my freshman year at the university, I joined the department in their annual summer travel study program trip to Paris. I had taken French language courses in high school, but never had the opportunity to participate in... Read more