American and Canadian Studies final year modules

Compulsory module 

American and Canadian Studies Dissertation 

The dissertation is an original inquiry into a closely defined aspect of the civilization of the Americas.

Optional modules (may include) 

American and Canadian Studies Options (students choose 4)  

  • Modern American Poetry

  • New York, New York

  • The Deep South: From Plantation to NASCAR

  • The Historical Evolution of American Intelligence Agencies since 1945

  • Confessional Writing

  • Feminist Killjoys: Feminist and Queer Theory

  • The Meaning of Freedom in the United States, 1776 to 1870

  • Gender and Sexuality in the 20th Century US

  • America in Conflict

  • African-American Freedom: 20th Century Literature and Visual Culture

  • The Modern Short Story

  • Cold War Film

  • PoMo Historical Fictions