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Ryan Schaller

Ph.D. Student

E-mail: rschaller@g.ucla.edu Fields of interest: Contemporary French and francophone fiction, Postcolonial studies, The Maghrebi novel in French

Ryan Schaller is a doctoral student and a Teaching Assistant of French. He is interested in classical echoes in contemporary French and francophone fiction, postcolonial studies, and the Algerian novel. He speaks English, French, and Spanish, has a basic knowledge of Arabic, and has a reading knowledge of Latin.


  • BA in Romance Languages and Literatures from the University of Michigan (2019)
  • MA in French Studies from New York University (2021)