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:

 

 

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 Svenja Adolphs
Head of School

 

Latest News

Registration for Vikings: A Grand Day Out coming soon!

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Viking Society Student Conference 17 February 2018

Catch up on Viking Lectures & Exhibitions

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Enjoy our Viking events in the flesh or virtually!

Spring Semester 2018: Language Centre module enrolment

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Students can diversify their degree course by choosing a language module for credits with the Language Centre.
Professor Jon McGregor wins Costa Book Award

Professor Jon McGregor wins Costa Book Award

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Costa Book Awards
School Bake-Off Sale Raises...

School Bake-Off Sale Raises...

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The School did it again. We raised...

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Events

Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings Back to the East Midlands - Exhibition

Date
15/12/2017 - 08/04/2018
Description
Invade - immigrate - integrate - inspire. 'Danelaw Saga' tells the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East Midlands.
Pagans and Christians

Pagans and Christians

Date
24/01/2018
Description
About the interactions of pagan Vikings with the inhabitants of Christian Britain.
Distinctiveness and Assimilation: Re-Discovering Viking Age Stone Sculpture in the East Midlands

Distinctiveness and Assimilation: Re-Discovering Viking Age Stone Sculpture in the East Midlands

Date
07/02/2018
Description
Learn about Viking Age sculpture in the East Midlands.

Vikings: A Grand Day Out (Viking Society Student Conference)

Date
17/02/2018
Description
Viking Society conference for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Old Norse and Viking Studies
Viking Activity Day 17 February

Viking Activity Day 17 February

Date
17/02/2018
Description
Find out about beliefs and funerary practices in the Viking Age

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School of English

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