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  • Reflects truths about human nature.

  • Represents the writing produced in a particular country or time period.

  • Moves us because of its beauty or emotional effect.

Core Courses:

  • Surveys in American, British and Global Literature
  • Studies in Poetry, Narrative, Drama, and Shakespeare
  • Topics in Gender, Ethnicity, Law, Leadership, Environment, and Graphic Novels

Opportunities for majors include:

  • Producing our literary magazine
  • Vortex
Writing for The ’Burnian

  • Tutoring in the Writer’s Block
Joining the creative writing club

Majors go on to:

    • Graduate school
  • Teaching positions
  • Law school
  • Publishing
  • Public Relations
  • Professional writing

Awards and Prizes

  • Beginning Scholar Award
  • Creative Writing Award
  • Student Journalism Award
  • Stoddard Prize for Literature
  • 3 Talent-Based Scholarships


Our professors are published scholars and members of organizations such as the Modern Language Association and Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship.

5 Hot Job Outlooks:

  • Author
  • Book Citric
  • Educational Program Specialist
  • Literary Agent
  • Manuscript Reader

Faculty Members