- New book - Sofia Ahlberg: Teaching Literature in Times of Crisis 2021-01-05
- Information Regarding Spring Term 2021 2020-12-01
- Important information about the autumn term schedule 2020-07-28
- New doctoral thesis: Elisabeth Lutteman - Singing, Acting, and Interacting in Early Modern English Drama 2020-05-20
- Pedagogical award to Christine Mackay Tircomnicu 2020-05-20
SINAS-Seminar: “Translating Sex Culture: Transnational Sex Education and the U.S.-Swedish Relationship, 1910s–1960s”
Research Seminar: “Unlocking the Mary Hamilton Papers: the locksmiths’ view”
PhD Defence: Sindija Franzetti
Talking American Literature and Culture: “The Pleasures of a Saint, the pleasures of a plant: William James, Walt Whitman, and the varieties of (an)hedonic experience”
SINAS Seminar: “Racialization and Criminalization in the United States and Sweden”
Talking American Literature and Culture: "Deformation Zone: A Translation Poetics"
SINAS Seminar: “’Let the American Show You’: Early Cinema in U.S. Colonial Territories, 1898–1919.”
Talking American Literature and Culture: "A New Animal Condition: Audubon, Poe, Muybridge."
Talking American Literature and Culture: The Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry
Symposium - Literature and investigative journalism
Read our reserarchers' analyses of American Politics.
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. Three terms of English (A1-C1) may constitute a major in a Bachelor's Degree. Then it is possible to continue on to our second-cycle programme in English in order to obtain a Master's Degree 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