The MSc in US Literature asks students to consider the way key literary, cultural, political and philosophical texts have contributed to the development, interrogation and revision of notions of American identity and culture.
The key concerns of the programme together with a listing of staff who contribute to the teaching.
You will study key texts that have helped shape the meanings of American self-perception and national self-image.
The programme consists of core and option courses, research skills and methods courses, and a 15,000 word dissertation.
The programme is assessed on the basis of a dissertation and taught course essays.
You can apply online for this MSc programme.
A downloadable pdf file of the student handbook for this programme.
This article was published on Apr 19, 2013