Memorial University offers many opportunities for students of English. At the undergraduate level, we offer Major, Minor and Honours programs. Students can opt for a specialization in Theatre and Drama, or a Language Specialization. We also offer Diplomas in Performance and Communications Media, Creative Writing and Professional Writing. At the graduate level, we offer MA and PhD programs. Please browse our site, and feel free to contact us with any comments or questions.
Winter 2014-New Special Topics Course English 3850
Atlantic-Canadian Literature and Heritage Tourism will trace the development of the heritage-tourism industry in the Atlantic region alongside selected creative works, to consider the role that literature has played in shaping constructions of region and regional identity. The course will take an interdisciplinary approach, incorporating readings from literature, tourism studies, and heritage studies, as well as television and online advertisements.
Texts studied may include works such as Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables, Longfellow's "Evangeline," and tourist parodies like Ed Riche's Rare Birds and Joel Hynes' "God Help Thee: A Manifesto," among others. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Dean's List 2012-2013
The English Department is proud to present 2012-2013 Dean's List recipients.
Writer in Residence 2013
Robert Chafe, Writer-in-Residence, answering questions at a reading of his literary works.
Writer-in-Residence, Robert Chafe and his Students: A Reading
Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 7:30 P.M.
Location: A 3020
All are welcome!
Harlow Fall 2014 - Literary London
The Department of English is pleased to announce that the Literary London program will be offered at the Harlow, UK campus during the Fall 2014 semester with Dr. Don Nichol and Mary Walsh. For more information, please see the Harlow webpage.
Fall 2013 Undergraduate Final Exam Schedule & Deferred Exam Form
The Fall 2013 Undergraduate Final Exam schedule is now available online. View final exam schedule.
For students requesting deferred examinations, the application form is now available online. View application form.
Fall 2014 Writer in Residence Advertisement
The advertisement for the Fall 2014 Writer in Residence is now available online. View job advertisement.
Tenure Track Positions
The advertisement for two tenure track positions is now available online. View job advertisement.
Winter 2014 Per-Course Instructor Job Advertisement
Winter 2014 Course Offerings
The Gregory J. Power Poetry Competition
For more information on the 2013-2014 Gregory J. Power Poetry Competition, please view the poster.
The 33rd Annual Atlantic Undergraduate English Conference - Call for Papers
For more information on the Annual Atlantic Undergraduate English Conference call for papers, please view the poster.