Department of English Language and Literature

Welcome to the Department of English Language and Literature at Saint Mary’s University, one of the largest departments on campus.

Our undergraduate program provides an exciting experience of studying literature and language with internationally recognized scholars and dedicated teachers. We offer a wide variety of courses leading to both major and minor concentrations, as well as an honours degree. With over 20 full- and part-time faculty members, our English program covers the range of English literature and language studies, from the medieval period to the present. Learn more about our programs!


News and Events

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Winners of 2024 Creative Writing Awards Announced
Date & Time: 12:00 PM on Fri, 19 April

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A poster promoting a workshop on Intelligence in the absence of life.
Dr. Teresa Heffernan is hosting "Intelligence" in the Absence of Life one day workshop at UofT
Date & Time: 9:30 AM on Tue, 9 April
Location: JHB 100, 170 St George Street

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A poster for the 2024 English Department Creative Writing Awards: Margó Takacs Marshall Prize for Excellence in Short Story Writing and Joyce Marshall Hsia Memorial Poetry Prize
Submissions are now open for the 2024 Department of English Creative Writing Awards
Date & Time: 11:59 PM on Fri, 5 April

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Faculty of Arts
Department of English Language and Literature
Mailing address:
923 Robie Street

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