Welcome to Marquette University’s Department of English!

Department News and Events


Undergraduate Program



Undergraduate and Graduate Student Awards and Accomplishments.

Faculty Awards and Accomplishments.

New Books by English Faculty.


We are currently welcoming new PhD applications beginning Fall 2022 for a Fall 2023 start date.  We are also accepting applications for ADP and MA programs in English. 

Check out our Fall 2022 courses, including ESSV, Writing-Intensive, and Discovery-Tier courses.

Are you looking for career tips and wondering how you can use the skills you gain in your English courses after Marquette?  Watch the recording of our recent alumni panel, "From Classes to Careers"!

Upcoming Events

Please come enjoy/support the work of one of our newest faculty members, CJ Scruton, as they read in the festive environs of the 707 HUB, 4-5 pm, Tuesday, Sept. 27The reading is free, open to the public, and will include light refreshments.   

Past Events

Click here for an archive of events with links to some recordings.