Samuel Otter

Samuel Otter

Professor; Clyde and Evelyn Slusser Chair in English Literature

Office hours via Zoom
Mon. 1-2:30 pm and Tues. 4-5:30 pm. Please email me to make an appointment.
sotter@berkeley.edu

Recent English Courses Taught
spring, 2021

130A/1

American Literature: Before 1800

190/8

Research Seminar: The Other Melville

fall, 2020

130B/1

American Literature: 1800-1865

130B/101 -- discussion section

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130B/102 -- discussion section

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246J/1

Graduate Pro-seminar: The Literature of Civil War and Reconstruction

spring, 2020

27/1

Introduction to the Study of Fiction

fall, 2019

130B/1

American Literature: 1800-1865

190/3

Research Seminar: American Transcendentalism

spring, 2019

190/9

Research Seminar: Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln

203/5

Graduate Readings: Nineteenth-Century U. S. Historical Poetics

fall, 2017

130A/1

American Literature: Before 1800

fall, 2016

190/3

Research Seminar: Moby-Dick, and More

200/1

Problems in the Study of Literature

spring, 2016

H195B/1

Honors Course

fall, 2015

130B/1

American Literature: 1800-1865

H195A/1

Honors Course

spring, 2015

H195B/1

Honors Course

246I/1

Graduate Proseminar: American Literature to 1855

fall, 2014

130A/1

American Literature: Before 1800

H195A/1

Honors Course

spring, 2012

190/12

Research Seminar: Henry James

spring, 2011

250/4

Research Seminar: Melville's Forms

Fall, 2008

150/11

Senior Seminar: Nathaniel Hawthorne and Herman Melville

Spring, 2007

130B/1

Junior Coursework: American Literature: 1800-1865

250/3

Research Seminar: Melville and Aesthetics