"The Department of English Literature encourages you to explore the pleasures of reading and studying literature in a community of outstanding scholars and students."Dr Deborah Longworth, Head of English Literature
"Dickens differentiates between the acts of writing and acting, defining both as pleasurable works of invention."
Posted 04 February 2021
Recent PHd Student Dr José Pérez Díez will introduce this landmark book which features 34 plays by English dramatists Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher.
The Everything to Everybody project, led by Professor Ewan Fernie of The Shakespeare Institute, have launched "World's Stage" a series of seven new short films.
Posted 21 January 2021
Dr Amy Burge of the Department of English Literature argues for a reconsideration of Scottish author Annie S. Swan's legacy as a bestselling author of Scottish romance in the early twentieth century.
Posted 12 January 2021
Centre for Modernist Cultures co-director Nathan Waddell published a new edition of George Orwell's least-familiar novel, A Clergyman's Daughter (1935) in the Oxford World's Classics series.
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