English Literary Studies MA - 2019 Entry
Full time 12 Month(s), Part time 24 Month(s)
The MA in English Literary Studies offers several different pathways each specialising in a period or area of study, and enabling students to craft a degree that suits them:
- English Literary Studies which allows study across a range of periods and subjects
- Early Modern Literature including Shakespeare and the Renaissance
- Romantic and Victorian Literature
- Modern and Contemporary Literary Studies including Film and Media
- Critical-Creative Writing which combines critical approaches to writing with the practice of writing itself, including fiction and poetry
- Literary and Cultural Studies which is taught with the Department of Sociology and explores contemporary debates in cultural theory
You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.
- MA Pathway Special Subject
- Contemporary British Fiction
- Posthumanism: Literature after the human
- Contemporary Gothic: Text and Screen
- Victorian Literature and Other Media
- Romance and Realism
- Writing the Nineteenth Century City
- Premodern Bodies
- Emotional Geographies in Early Modern Literature
- Contemporary American Fiction
- On Location in the Lakes
- Postcolonial Women's Writing
- Victorian Extremes: the Coming of Modernity
- 19th Century Literature and Technology
- Literature and Film
- The Byron-Shelley Circle
- Reading Adventure Stories
- Romantic and Victorian Epic: Exploring Four Great Poems
- Romanticism: People, plants and animals
- Romanticism on Location: Writing in the Lake District and the Alps
- Nineteenth Century Literature: Place - Space - Text
Information contained on the website with respect to modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, Professional Statutory and Regulatory Bodies' (PSRB) requirements, staff changes, and new research.
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