Mar 31, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Bulletin 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Bulletin

Department of English Language and Literature


Chair
Lars Engle

Professors
Dennis Denisoff
Lars Engle
Robert A. Jackson
Holly A. Laird
Sean Latham

Associate Professors
Jennifer Airey
Jeffrey Drouin
Grant Jenkins
Laura Stevens

Assistant Professors
Don James McLaughlin

Applied Assistant Professor
Sara Beam

Graduate Program Advisor
Jennifer Airey

For more information about degree offerings by the faculty of English, visit the Department of English Language and Literature webpage.

Learning Objectives

Master of Arts. Students who complete the M.A. degree program will be able to:

  • create independent work that analyzes, evaluates, and synthesizes aspects of Anglophone literature.
  • understand, analyze, and evaluate diverse areas of Anglophone literature.
  • understand, analyze, and evaluate diverse ethical values presented in a range of literary works.
  • write and present effectively about issues in the field.
  • understand and apply ethical guidelines for work in the field.

Doctor of Philosophy. Students who complete the Ph.D. degree program will be able to:

  • create sustained, publishable scholarly work in the field.
  • demonstrate expertise in two sub-disciplines through evaluation, analysis, and synthesis of works in the field.
  • analyze, evaluate, and synthesize diverse ethical values presented in a range of literary works.
  • write and present effectively to professional audiences about issues in the field.
  • understand and apply ethical guidelines for work in the field.

Programs

    Master’sDoctoralJoint Degree

    Courses

      English