- New Doctoral Thesis: Göran Rönnerdal. Temporal Subordinators and Clauses in Early Modern English: Stability and Change 2017-08-23
- New Doctoral Thesis: Kristen Rau. From Frontline to Homefront: The Global Homeland in Contemporary U.S. War Fiction 2017-04-10
- New Doctoral Thesis: Henrik Kaatari. Adjectives Complemented by that- and to-clauses: Exploring Semantico-Syntactic Relationships and Genre Variation 2017-02-22
- New book - The Futures of the Present: New Directions in (American) Literature 2016-12-01
- New Doctoral Thesis: Tove Larsson. The Introductory it Pattern in Academic Writing by Non-Native-Speaker Students and Published Writers: A Corpus-Based Study 2016-11-23
- Is economic inequality also a literary problem? An international conference on culture, society and economy
- Richard Strier, University of Chicago, gives a lecture on "Prejudiced Shakespeare"
- WIP seminar: Sindija Franzetti presents a chapter from her dissertation
- Higher Research Seminar of the American Literature section
- Gordon Hutner, Univ. of Illiois, editor of American Literary History: manuscript review seminar
Is economic inequality also a literary problem? An international conference on culture, society and economy
26–28 October, 2017
Our Courses and Subjects
The Department is located at The English Park Campus - Centre for the Humanities. Here students, teachers and researchers from a number of different disciplines create a dynamic study environment. Every term more than 700 students enroll in our courses.
We offer courses in the following subjects: English, American Studies and Celtic Studies. You may also choose to study our second-cycle programme in English.
Swedish Institute for North American Studies (SINAS)
Unit for Professional English
Conrad First is an open-access archive of the 200+ serials which first published the work of Joseph Conrad. Created by Stephen Donovan, it is sponsored by the Department of English, Uppsala University.
Now you can read Conrad the way his first audiences did, in the pages of newspapers and magazines alongside the latest news, feature articles, editorials, short stories, photographs, illustrations, competitions, weather forecasts, sporting results, financial reports, cartoons, and advertisements.
Writing in English
Writing in English is an online resource for students writing academic texts in English and offers concrete help and advice on, for example, grammar, sentence structure and formal aspects of academic writing. Writing in English was created by the Department of English as a resource for students at Uppsala university, but is available to anyone who wants to develop their academic writing skills