The plague has closed theatres. Queen Elizabeth is on the throne. Blank verse drama is wildly popular. Is it the 16th century? No, it’s 2021! The Tragedy of Irene is a new verse play by UBC English Honours student and playwright Kyara Hunter. [...]
Assistant Professor of English and 2020 Wall Scholar Y-Dang Troeung approaches the study of literature and culture through an unapologetically political lens. [...]
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) AND UBC’S RESPONSE: In response to physical distancing protocols, the Department of English Language and Literatures is now providing support remotely. Find the latest updates and resources from the university. Learn more.
Rationality, productivity, presence & independence are values that go largely unchallenged in academic life. Join Dr, Margaret Price and Dr. Judy Segal in conversation about mentally-ableist assumptions and expectations. March 2, 4-5:30 pm PST. Register [...]