On this Philosophy and Contemporary Critical Theory MA course youll study key works of critical theory in relation to the social and political problems of the present. It allows you to combine study of...Read more
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 interdisciplinary Masters degree explores critical and cultural debates across disciplines in the arts and humanities, offering you the chance to examine work in a diversity of media, including print...Read more
Centre for Victorian Studies (CVS)
The CVS covers all areas of Victorian Britain and the Empire: culture (high Victorian and fin de siecle literature, gender, and sexuality);...Read more
The Cultural and Critical Studies MA is part of the Cultural and Literary Studies Suite, a cluster of four MAs that bring together academics, curators and practitioners who share a commitment...Read more
MA Medieval and Early Modern Textual Cultures, 1381-1689
Immerse yourself in medieval and early-modern literature in its rich historical, intellectual, cultural, and material contexts.
Read a range of major British writers alongside the works of the important...Read more
Creative and Critical Writing Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma / MA
The MA in Creative and Critical Writing has been designed so that students can choose a path through the degree which focuses either on creative or literary critical writing, or a combination of both. ...Read more
The MA in Creative and Critical Writing offers blended learning in the interconnected fields of creative writing and critical thinking. It combines practice-based learning in creative writing with study...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?
You will look at a range...Read more
This degree enables you to independently explore your area of interest in real depth, it can also provide you with the chance to test or try out an area of study in preparation for doctoral study. ...Read more
Our English Masters by Research is a one year independent study programme, which is especially attractive to students who already know they want to study for a PhD and have a clear sense of their research interests. ...Read more
This degree takes a philosophical, theoretical and historical approach to cultural studies, exploring the work of cultural criticism, reception and production through new critical perspectives,...Read more
This course will provide you with a thorough understanding of the close connections between critical theory and key contemporary political and social theories. Critical theory is an immensely rich field...Read more
On Critical and Cultural Theory MA you will grapple with the ideas and perspectives of great critical thinkers.
The MA in Critical and Cultural Theory will equip you with the analytical...Read more
MA in French and Comparative Literature involves the postgraduate study of literature beyond national and linguistic borders with a particular focus on French culture. The programme aims to: provide the...Read more
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
The MA in Comparative Literatures and Cultures gives you the opportunity to study the encounters and exchanges between literatures and cultures across Europe and beyond. ...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
This MA programme builds on our thriving undergraduate programme in Comparative Literature. This field, sometimes also understood as comparative cultural studies, has since its beginnings, recognised...Read more
This course will develop your own creative writing while engaging in intensive study of critical theory. Our MA is driven by the sense that the critical and the creative are necessarily intertwined. ...Read more