Thierry Caro is a French researcher.

Born in 1982 in Saint-Denis, Réunion, he is a local historian and an old book collector with a formation in political science and sociology.

His wide-ranging topics of interest include fashion, visual studies, Surrealism and pop art but also the Indian Ocean, slavery, colonial literature and storytelling.

He is the author of a couple of articles about the history of Réunion and its active volcano, the Piton de la Fournaise.

His projects include the patient collecting of forgotten 19th-century fictions set on the island. They shall eventually be edited again with a thorough commentary.