School of English
   
   
  

English: learning, teaching, research

We have a first-rate, international reputation for outstanding teaching and research, as demonstrated by our School's current rankings:

  • 7th for English in The Times and  Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016
  • 9th for English in The Complete University Guide 2016
  • 9th in the UK for 'research power' (REF 2014)

We offer a unique combination of English disciplines, including literature from the Anglo-Saxon and medieval periods to the present day, English language from its origins to contemporary and applied contexts, drama and performance, and creative writing.

Professor Josephine Guy
Head of School

 
 

Events

Archaeology at Rendlesham

Archaeology at Rendlesham

Date
05/05/2016
GP Training Workshop: Insider's Guide to the CSA: Language and Communication - Thursday 12 May

GP Training Workshop: Insider's Guide to the CSA: Language and Communication - Thursday 12 May

Date
12/05/2016
Description
This practical workshop gives an inside look at what it's like to take the MRCGP Clinical Skills Assessment (CSA), with video clips and evidence-based recommendations, all derived from research on the exam.
Cervantes Bones

Cervantes Bones

Date
12/05/2016
Pat Barker in conversation

Pat Barker in conversation

Date
15/06/2016
Description
Pat Barker is the multi award-winning British writer of 13 novels. Her first, Union Street (1982) won the Fawcett Prize, and she was awarded the Booker Prize for The Ghost Road (1995), the final novel in her much acclaimed World War I Regeneration Trilogy. Noon Day, the third novel in her Life Class trilogy, which spans the First and Second World Wars, was published in 2015 and she is working on a new novel.

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School of English

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