George A. Starr

George A. Starr

Professor

Wheeler Hall, room 336
Tues./Thurs. 3:30-5:00
gastarr@berkeley.edu

Recent English Courses Taught
fall, 2020

190/4

Research Seminar: Modern California Books and Movies

spring, 2020

166/5

Special Topics: American Humor: Books & Movies

190/10

Research Seminar: Modern California Books and Film

spring, 2019

165/8

Special Topics: American Humor

190/5

Research Seminar: California Books and Movies Since World War I

fall, 2018

165/7

Special Topics: Utopian and (mostly) Dystopian Movies

190/12

Research Seminar: California Books and Movies Since World War I

spring, 2018

190/12

Research Seminar: California Books and Movies Since World War I

fall, 2017

84/2

Sophomore Seminar: Modern Utopian and (mostly) Dystopian Movies

spring, 2017

190/13

Research Seminar: California Literature & Film Since WWI

fall, 2016

190/11

Research Seminar: Modern California Literature and Film

190/12

Research Seminar: Modern Utopian and Dystopian Literature and Film

spring, 2016

165/7

Special Topics: Later 17th-Century Nonfictional Prose

190/12

Research Seminar: Daniel Defoe and the Rise of the 18th-Century Novel

fall, 2015

165/7

Special Topics: Modern California Books and Movies

190/14

Research Seminar: Modern Utopian and Dystopian Books and Movies

spring, 2015

125A/2

The English Novel (Defoe through Scott)

190/10

Research Seminar: Utopian and Dystopian Literature and Film

fall, 2014

190/14

Research Seminar: 20th-Century California Literature and Film

spring, 2014

84/2

Sophomore Seminar: Utopian and (mostly) Dystopian Films

fall, 2013

190/17

Research Seminar: Utopian and Dystopian Literature

spring, 2013

125A/1

The English Novel (Defoe through Scott)

fall, 2012

190/8

Research Seminar: Utopian & Dystopian Stories and Movies

spring, 2012

190/15

Research Seminar: Literature of California & the West Since WWI

fall, 2011

190/3

Research Seminar: The Writings of Daniel Defoe

190/4

Research Seminar: Literature of California and the West pre-1920

spring, 2011

190/5

Research Seminar: Literature of California Since WWI

fall, 2010

84/1

Sophomore Seminar: Utopian & Dystopian Movies

spring, 2010

125A/1

The English Novel (Defoe through Austen)

190/5

Research Seminar: Literature of California and the West Since WWI

fall, 2009

190/12

Research Seminar: The Writings of Daniel Defoe

190/15

Research Seminar: Literature of California and the West pre-1920

spring, 2009

150/5

Senior Seminar: Literature of California & the West Since World War I

Fall, 2008

100/10

Junior Seminar: Literature of California and the West Up to World War I

150/12

Senior Seminar: Utopian Literature

Spring, 2008

100/9

Junior Seminar: Mark Twain

Fall, 2007

100/9

Junior Seminar: Daniel Defoe

Spring, 2007

100/12

Junior Seminar: Western American Literature

150/15

Senior Seminar: Utopianism

Spring, 2006

100/4

Junior Seminar: Mark Twain

150/2

Senior Seminar: Utopianism

Fall, 2005

100/12

Junior Seminar: Literature of California and the West

125A/1

Upper Division Coursework: The English Novel: Defoe through Scott

Spring, 2005

100/3

Junior Seminar: Western American Literature

100/14

Junior Seminar: Mark Twain

Fall, 2004

100/12

Junior Seminar: Western American Literature