English Literature

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The Department of English encourages you to explore the pleasures of reading and studying literature in a community of outstanding scholars and students.
Dr Andrzej Gasiorek, Head of English Literature

English Literature - About us

About us 

Find out more about the work of the Department of English Literature at Birmingham.

English Literature - Our staff

Our staff

Meet our team of academic researchers and teachers.

English Literature - Undergraduate study

Undergraduate study

Read about our wide range of degree courses, including our innovative BA English.


Our research

Explore our world-leading publications and projects.

English Literature - Postgraduate study

Postgraduate study

More information about our exciting taught and research degrees, and our research community.



Find out what’s happening in the Department.