News

The End of the LPI
2019-January-21
The Department of English Language and Literatures is happy to announce that UBC Senate has just approved our request to eliminate the Language Proficiency Index (LPI) Requirement. [...]

The University of British Columbia’s English graduate conference, EndNotes, is excited to announce the Call For Papers for the 2019 conference on “Disruption, Resistance and Resilience.” EndNotes invites proposals for academic papers, creative presentations, and organized panels. Extended submission deadline: 15 February 2019.

Sandra Norris, Advisor and Administrator of the First-Year English Program, has been awarded the Faculty of Arts Dean's Award for Staff Excellence. [...]

The UBC English Students' Association invites submissions from all UBC English graduate and undergraduate students for their fifth annual conference, The Colloquium. [...]

Fall Graduation: English
2018-December-03
Congratulations to all English grads! Our Majors, Honours, Masters and PhD students crossed the stage to receive their English degrees at the graduation ceremony on 29 November at 9:30 a.m.

2018 Fairclough Prize
2018-October-30
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
2018-September-07
Congratulations to PHANUEL ANTWI who was a runner-up in the 2018 Canadian Art Writing Prize! [...]