Welcome to the Department of English
English provides opportunities to gain insight into the world of ideas, to deepen knowledge of great literature and the role of literature in reflecting and shaping culture, and to apply that knowledge.
The history of literature, the study of our language, and training in precise and meaningful writing are important components of English. By refining your research and critical thinking abilities, and by learning to write cogently and persuasively, studying English will help you learn to create and interpret the written word. (More...)
#GetToKnowEnglish @SFU September 12, 2017
Q&A with a different SFU English faculty, student, or staff member each week!
Writing for Readers: Academic Publishing in a Time of Change (Lecture & Workshops Sept. 18, 19 & 20) September 01, 2017
There are many differences between research presented in dissertation form and as a scholarly...
SFU English wins #SustainableSpaces offices draw! July 17, 2017
The Department of English is proud to announce that we have successfully obtained a Sustainable...