Samedi (Sage) GOELLNER
Assistant Professor, Languages/Humanities
Phone: (608) 262-4873; email:


BA University of Wisconsin-Madison
MA University of Michigan
PhD University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dr. Sage Goellner is an assistant professor of French in Continuing Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she directs French programs for the Department of Liberal Arts and Applied Studies.

Dr. Goellner has spent much time living, studying, and working in France and has visited several French-speaking countries. She specializes in 19th-century French literature, Maghrebian literature, and women’s writing. She teaches French language and culture at the university and continuing adult levels. Her teaching also includes online courses and educational travel tours to France (Burgundy, Aquitaine) and Quebec (Montreal, Quebec City, and the Ile d’Orléans).

Her recent publications include “Algeria in France: Colette’s “Le Manteau de spahi” in The French Review (February 2012) and “Ghosts and Skeletons: Fomentin’s Haunted Algerian Journeys,” in the French Literature Series (forthcoming). She also manages France Synergies, an educational resource for teachers of French.

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