Department of English


A round-up of published books from our academics:

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Forthcoming conferences and events will be listed here when they occur.

In the meantime, view details of our regular research seminar series or view our events archive.

About us Front of Department building at 3/5 Woodland Road

We have a distinguished history in the field of literary studies and are consistently ranked as one of the top departments in the UK. Read more about us.

Life as an English student Student, Anouska Wilkinson, on graduation day

Recent graduate, Anouska Wilkinson, discusses her own experiences of being an English student at Bristol.

At Bristol there's a great balance between studying what you find interesting in literature and being presented with brand new and exciting ideas in every lecture and seminar.

Flo Layer, BA English