Join an English Literature department with wide interests and world-leading archives, which is ranked in the top 150 worldwide for English Language and Literature. (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2023.)
We deploy our varied research strengths and our literary collections to produce a degree that embodies the best of current critical, theoretical and archival work.
Our wide-ranging research interests include Book and Publishing Studies, Poetry and Poetics, Recovered Voices and Minority Perspectives, Samuel Beckett Studies, Medical Humanities, Children’s Literature, and Creative Writing.
You will also have the opportunity to publish your work - and gain experience in editing and publishing - participating in The Canvas Magazine, our online creative writing magazine.