The opportunity to move from the familiar Euro-American literary canons into the fresh but less well known worlds of African and Asian literature is what attracts most students to this popular MA. ...Read more
This research degree is ideal if you wish to engage critically with the study of comparative literature - or other cultural forms, especially in the area of visual studies - across two or more linguistic,...Read more
MPhil/PhD English, Comparative Literature or Linguistics
The Department of English and Comparative Literature consists of some 40 scholars and creative writers whose work is acknowledged and cited internationally. We offer a stimulating environment for undertaking...Read more
The School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures is committed to interdisciplinary working, making it the ideal place to study for a postgraduate degree in Comparative Literature and Culture. ...Read more
OverviewResearch students can specialise in any aspect of comparative literature for which suitable supervision is available. Potential supervisors’ disciplinary perspectives are drawn from language departments...Read more
We welcome applications from students with research interests in any area of modern, medieval and classical literature in the western European languages and in the modern languages of China,...Read more
On this Comparative Literature MA, youll gain a greater understanding of cultural contexts and discover books that have excited imaginations across different historical periods and cultures. ...Read more
MA Literary Studies: Pathway in Comparative Literature & Criticism
This pathway of the MA Literary Studies will centre on the study of the theory and practice of comparative literature.
Why study the MA Literary Studies: Comparative Literature and Criticism pathway?
This interdisciplinary MA is taught on an interdepartmental basis by staff who cover an exceptionally wide range of expertise. The flexible nature of the programme enables students to develop their own...Read more
Study literature from six different continents covering over 2,500 years, comparing literatures from across the world, written in many different languages, in different cultures from antiquity...Read more