English - PhD

Our doctoral program provides options for intensive study in critical theory, cultural theory, film theory, women’s studies, minority literatures and in interdisciplinary methods. Students can also purse traditional areas of study, including: renaissance, 18th century, 19th century, modern literature, contemporary literature and rhetoric and composition. They are encouraged to engage in serious interdisciplinary projects and to work closely with a faculty engaged in research and publications projects in the areas of history, psychology, philosophy, the arts and non-print media.