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MPhil/PhD English, Comparative Literature or Linguistics
We offer MPhil and PhD research programmes in English (including American Studies), Comparative Literature or Linguistics for full or part-time study.
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This MRes prepares students for more advanced research projects at MPhil/PhD level, but is also a degree in its own right. Its ideal if students are considering a taster year of research, or if they keen...Read more
The academic study of children’s literature has developed over the past 30 years, and is now a recognised multidisciplinary field of enquiry. This programme will enable you to explore the relationship...Read more
This unique and intellectually rigorous Masters programme gives you the opportunity to develop the study of literature from a variety of perspectives through a number of flexible pathways. ...Read more
MA Literary Studies: Pathway in American Literature & Culture
This pathway of the MA Literary Studies aims to enhance your knowledge and understanding of the literature that has sought to define or has emerged from America.
The legacies of settler colonialism;...Read more
MA Literary Studies: Pathway in Literature of the Caribbean & Its Diasporas
This pathway of our MA Literary Studies degree aims to introduce you to a wide range of texts and issues in the literature of the Caribbean and the Caribbean diaspora to highlight significant movements...Read more
This pathway of our MA Literary Studies degree gives you the chance to study critical literary and cultural theory.
Why study the MA Literary Studies: Critical Theory pathway?
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MA Literary Studies: Pathway in Modern and Contemporary Literature
This pathway of the MA Literary Studies focuses especially on twentieth and twenty-first century literature.
Why study the MA Literary Studies: Modern and Contemporary Literature pathway at Goldsmiths?
MA Literary Studies: Pathway in Romantic & Victorian Literature and Culture
This pathway of the MA in Literary Studies aims to enhance your knowledge and understanding of the literature of nineteenth-century Britain and its relationship to a wide variety of cultural, intellectual,...Read more
Explore critical theory in its historical and contemporary modalities on the Goldsmiths MPhil/PhD in Literary and Critical Theory.
The Department of English and Comparative Literature offers a stimulating...Read more
Launched in 2015 through the joint vision of Prof. Joan Anim-Addo and Dr Deirdre Osborne, this ground-breaking MA is timely and necessary. We take black British literature seriously as a discipline. ...Read more
MA Literary Studies: World Literature and Comparative Criticism Pathway
This pathway of the MA Literary Studies will centre on the study of the theory and practice of comparative and world literature.
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About Goldsmiths, University of London Postgraduate Literature
A postgraduate degree in English Literature allows students to develop their knowledge of a specific literary genre or era. There are many different course options available to choose from on Postgraduate Search from criticism & literary theory to specialised children’s literature programmes.