Department of English

Major Concentration Specialization

Discover a curriculum featuring critical study of literature (from ancient to contemporary) in poetry, prose, and drama, through the study of American, British, and World literatures in the Literature concentration. Practice a number of different types of analytical and critical writing while you study major figures and forces, as well as non-traditional writers outside the established canon.

Study a wide range of subjects, methods and historical periods in the Literature M.A. program. Follow your own interests in fields such as contemporary cultural studies, ecocriticism, literature and the environment, critical theory, gender studies, and postcolonial theory. The program is designed to facilitate the intellectual growth of future teachers, scholars, and engaged public citizens.


Graduate Program