Exploring the worlds within words

From the Bible to Station Eleven, from Frederick Douglass to Rupi Kaur, reading makes us who we are. Through close attention to language and form, the study of literature, and the practice of creative writing, scholars and writers in the Department of English explore how we make meaning together.

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As a student here, you will work with faculty at the leading edge of their fields, gain access to excellent resources, receive generous support, and participate in a dynamic and inclusive intellectual community.