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...)



Lunch Poems at SFU: Chris Turnbull and Roger Farr

Wed, Dec 16 | 12:00-1:00pm
Teck Gallery | Harbour Centre

Lunch Poems at SFU is a unique, vibrant exchange of poetic ideas and cadence held the third Wednesday of every month at Harbour Centre.

SFU English shirts

T-shirts for $15!


land we are

The Land We Are: Artists and Writers Unsettle the Politics of Reconciliation by Gabrielle L'Hirondelle Hill and Sophie McCall (Eds)


Historical Affects and the Early Modern Theater by Ronda Arab, Michelle Dowd and Adam Zucker (Eds)


The Shakespearean International Yearbook, Volume 15 by Tom Bishop, Alexa Huang, and Tiffany Jo Werth (Eds)

Women and Comedy

Women and Comedy: History, Theory, Practice by Peter Dickinson, Anne Higgins, Paul Matthew St. Pierre, Diana Solomon and Sean Zwagerman (Eds)

Broadview Reader Levy

The Broadview Reader in Book History by Michelle Levy & Tom Mole (Eds)


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