This is the course blog for the UC Berkeley Fall 2010 course English R1A/10, "Alcatraz." This course emphasizes research and composition skills, with a focus on Alcatraz Island. Instructor: Brian Gillis (gillis at berkeley dot edu) Office hours: Tuesday 11-1:00 by appointment. Location: Yali's Cafe, Stanley Hall First Floor. For more information about our class, please see the Course Website link below.