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Mr Don Starr

Assistant Professor (Teaching) / Director of Studies (Chinese) in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43225
Room number: A25, Elvet Riverside I

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Research Groups

School of Modern Languages and Cultures

Research Interests

  • Chinese literature
  • Classical and modern Chinese language

Indicators of Esteem

  • 2013: Editor of JBACS (Journal of British Association of Chinese Studies):
  • 2005: President of the British Association for Chinese Studies [until 2008]:

Selected Publications

Authored book

Chapter in book

Journal Article

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Media Contacts

Available for media contact about:

  • International: Language, literature, culture: Chinese
  • Asia (excluding Middle East): China