English Literature


News and features from the Department of English Literature.

A grey wolf in the postgrad pack

Part-time Literature and Modernity MSc student, Paul Thompson, shares his experiences of becoming a postgraduate student in his mid-sixties.

What our Teaching Awards mean to us

As nominations roll in for the Students’ Association Teaching Awards, we talk to previous winners about the impact of being recognised in this annual celebration of excellence.

Meet our graduates: Mairi Wilson

An English Literature graduate, Mairi now works as a copywriter for Cello Signal. She is the author of the company’s perspective piece on social media and the Christmas advert race.

Eight fantastic graduates share their ‘life after LLC’ stories

Final year students hear from languages and literature alumni on making the most of their chosen degrees.

Student reading group grows into funded collaboration on literature and philosophy

We talk to the OverLAP team about their journey from kitchen conversation to international conference.

Sharing a love of literature with over 12,000 people around the world

PhD student, Anna Girling, talks to us about her role as a Teaching Assistant on the 'How to Read a Novel' MOOC.

Ronnie Jack

It is with great sadness that we learnt of the death of a former colleague, Professor Ronnie (RDS) Jack on December 14th 2016.

50GS - Creative Arts Magazine

50GS is a new digital literary journal of poetry, prose, innovative and cross-genre texts, video poems, literary videos and artwork established by students from 50 George Square.