Welcome to Marquette University’s Department of English!
Department News and Events
- 3 undergraduate majors: Literature, Writing-Intensive English, and English Language Arts
- 4 undergraduate minors: Literature, Writing-Intensive English, Creative Writing, and Literature of Diverse Cultures
- M.A. in British, American and other Anglophone literatures
- Ph.D. in British, American and other Anglophone literatures
Check out our Faculty News to see our faculty's latest publications, presentations, activities, and awards.
- Many faculty and students from the English Department participated in the Celebration of Research Poster Session hosted by the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences on November 4, 2019.
Faculty and student awards and accomplishments.
New books by English faculty.
Prospective students and majors: Check out this video of the Department's collaborative poem, "Join Us"!
Check out our Spring 2021 courses, including ESSV, Writing-Intensive and Discovery-Tier courses.
Check out the Department's reading and viewing recommendations to help you get through the pandemic.
More reading recommendations: poems and poets that provide solace and hope, along with faculty reflections.
Read "Poems from a Pandemic Spring," authored by students in Dr. Sorby's Spring 2020 Poetry Workshop.
January Book Club: Read and discuss Mikhail Bulgakov's Master and Margarita with fellow students, faculty, and staff! Virtual discussions to be held on Jan. 3, 10, 17, and 31, 7-8:30 p.m. Email Leah Flack for the meeting link.
Dr. Tosin Gbogi, Poetry Reading + Open Mic, Friday, February 12, 4 p.m. Email Angela Sorby for the meeting link.
Read recent publications, including books and journals, by Marquette English Professors.
The diverse career paths open to English majors.
Check out the most recent issue of the Marquette Literary Review.