Frankenreads 2018
Come celebrate the 200th anniversary of the writing of FRANKENSTEIN with us by helping read aloud from Shelley's novel on Halloween! All day, in Buchanan Tower 323! [...]

We are pleased to announce the schedule for the Department of English Language and Literatures' Visiting Speaker Series 2018-2019. Our inaugural lecture will be given by Derrick Higginbotham on 18 October. [...]

2018 Fairclough Prize
The Department of English Language & Literatures is delighted to announce Tara Fleming as the 2017 - 2018 Fairclough prize winner. [...]

Congratulations to Professor Daniel Justice on being named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. This honour recognizes Justice's leadership in and significant contributions to the field of contemporary Indigenous Studies. [...]

Canadian Art Writing Prize
Congratulations to PHANUEL ANTWI who was a runner-up in the 2018 Canadian Art Writing Prize! [...]

We honour the recently deceased researcher, policy analyst and UBC alumna Kate McInturff with words from Sneja Gunew. [...]

We have posted several faculty positions available in our department: tenure-track Assistant Professor in media studies, tenure-track Assistant Professor in contemporary and historical English linguistics, and one or more Sessional Lecturers. To learn more, click here.

Congratulations to Professor Linc Kesler on being one of the five recipients of UBC's inaugural President’s Medal of Excellence. [...]