Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois

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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

Film: The Man Who Saved the World

2/3/2015 | 7:00 pm
1090 Lincoln Hall

Global Security Under a Changing Climate

2/5/2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
180 Bevier Hall

Life of a Usurper: how unconstitutional transfers of power condition the reliability of alliance commitments

2/11/2015 | 4:00 pm
1066 Lincoln Hall


2/25/2015 | 4:00 pm
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 S. Gregory Street; Urbana IL

International Institutions and Contests Over Compliance: the International Criminal Court and Kenya

2/25/2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
1066 Lincoln Hall

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