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Producing world-leading and impactful research
Ours is one of the very first English departments in the world, and one which remains world-leading both in its research and its teaching.
Our vibrant English Department offers you the chance to discover a huge variety of exciting texts from all periods, genres, styles and manifestations.
Our postgraduates are taught and supervised by staff rich in professional experience, including poets, novelists and theatrical practitioners.
Areas of particular academic expertise represented within the King's Department of English
The varied impacts of recent King's Department of English research projects
A full list of the King's Department of English publications
28 February 2024
The Global Cultures Institute’s Queer@King's research centre to lead on new initiative with the…
22 February 2024
King's English Department is delighted to announce the annual Cosmo Davenport-Hines Poetry Prize -…
06 March 2024
Uganda’s first openly non-binary photographer and filmmaker talks about their work in the context of…
Louisa Uchum Egbunike and Nathan Richards discuss their film about creative writers’ response to the…
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