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Welcome to the website of the English Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. We are a dynamic and diverse community committed to the study and teaching of British, American and anglophone literature and film, Creative Writing, and Writing Studies. Our tradition of first-rate, cutting-edge research, together with the exceptional productivity of our faculty, has meant that we are consistently ranked among the top twenty English departments in the nation.

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Upcoming Events

Nancy Miller (Comparative Literature, CUNY), "My Memoirs Made Me Jewish: Family, Memory, and the Writing Self"

10/27/2014 | 5:00 pm
Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Ave.

CAS/MillerComm2015-Kalyvas

10/29/2014 | 4:00 pm
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 S. Gregory Street; Urbana IL

CAS/MillerComm2015-Isaacman-CANCELLED

10/30/2014 | 4:00 pm
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 S. Gregory Street; Urbana IL

CAS/MillerComm2015-Snyder

11/10/2014 | 3:00 pm
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 S. Gregory Street; Urbana IL

CAS Initiative on Immigration - Pope-Obeda

11/12/2014 | 12:00 pm
Center for Advanced Study, 912 W. Illinois Street, Urbana IL

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