University of Reading

University of Reading

English Literature

Research areass include: American fiction and poetry; book and publishing history; children's literature; contemporary Canadian fiction; contemporary poetry and translation; diasporic and postcolonial literatures; early modern texts/renaissance drama; eighteenth-century literature; gothic literature; medieval literature; nineteenth-century literature; post war fiction, especially Jewish fiction; twentieth-century fiction and poetry, Joyce, Beckett, modern Irish literature; women's writing.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

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