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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. 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.

Exciting News for Creative Writing Students: award-winning author Lisa Moore joins English Department Faculty






Fall Semester 2014 Course Information

Gregory J. Power Awards and Jeroboam Award, 2014

l-r: Alexandra Gilbert, Eva Crocker, Gregory J. Power Jr., Mary Germaine, Katie Vautour, and Terrence O'Rourke.

Convocation Awards 2014

The English Department is proud to present our Convocation Award winners: Convocation Awards

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. For more information, please see the Harlow webpage.  

2014 CBC Radio Peter Gzowski internship

Department of English is proud of Alyson Samson, English Major graduate, the recipient of the 2014 CBC Radio Peter Gzowski internship.

Reid Theatre Public Survey

Memorial University is currently soliciting opinions from the public and the arts community of Newfoundland and Labrador regarding the renovation and retrofitting of the historical Reid Theatre in the Arts and Administration building on the St. John’s campus. We invite you to share and we look forward to your thoughts! Deadline for submissions is August 15, 2014. Public Survey