- New PhD Thesis: Sally Anderson Boström - “Closed Place, Open Word”: Reading the Postplantation in Earl Lovelace, Milton Murayama, and Ntozake Shange 2022-05-18
- New PhD Thesis: Julie Blomberg Gudmundsson - Time of Turmoil: Reading and Media Combination in the American Young Adult Novels Cathy’s Book, Skeleton Creek, and Endgame 2022-01-14
- New book - Erik Smitterberg: Syntactic Change in Late Modern English Studies on Colloquialization and Densification 2021-12-10
- New Book - Elsa Högberg (red.): Modernist Intimacies 2021-06-04
- New book - Michael Boyden (ed.): Climate and American Literature 2021-04-14
SINAS Research Seminar: “Second-Class Waves for Second-Class Surfers: The Modern Roots of Sexism in Surf Culture”
English Linguistics Research Seminar: "Introducing the Swedish Learner English Corpus: A corpus that enables investigations of the impact of extramural activities on L2 writing"
One day about: The Art of Print – Artists, Artisans, and Authors
Talking American Literature at Uppsala: “Poetic Drive: Experimental American Poetry in the Age of Automobility”
English Linguistics Research Seminar: "Lexical richness and assessment of EFL writing: A study of the assessment of English vocabulary in the Swedish national tests"
SINAS Research Seminar: “Warner Oland - Our Lost Movie Star”
English Linguistics Research Seminar - click to find out more
Talking American Literature at Uppsala: “The Magic of Pedagogy in Ursula Le Guin's A Wizard of Earthsea”
Workshop on Structural equation modeling for (corpus) linguistics data
SINAS Research Seminar
New seminar coming up - details in the calendar on the left.
Our Courses and Subjects
The department offers courses in English, American Studies and Celtic Studies. Three terms of English (A1-C1) may constitute a major in a Bachelor's Degree. We also offer a wide array of second-cycle courses.
We offer a BA programme in Global English Studies and an MA programme in English. The dapartment also participates in the university's teacher training programmes.
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.