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Lucas Riddle

PhD Student

Max Kade Fellow

Germanic Studies


Building & Room:

1510 UH


Lucas Riddle is a PhD student and teaching assistant in the Department of Germanic Studies. He holds an MA in German Literature and Translation from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and has also completed graduate work at Humboldt University in Berlin. His areas of interest include contemporary German-language literature, migration, post-colonialism, pop culture, humor, and literary translation. Aside from his academic work, Lucas has worked in commercial and technical translation and has dabbled in creative writing. On weekends, he enjoys riding his bike and spending time outdoors exploring Chicago.