Zooscope is an encyclopedia of animals on screen, created by Dr Bob Mckay, Jamie Lepiorz and our students.

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Literature of the English Country House

A journey through the literature of English country houses from the time of Thomas More to Oscar Wilde

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We're one of the largest and most successful English departments in the UK. We conduct ground-breaking research, maintain strong links with our local community, and work with students who love being here.

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See what it's like to study in the School of English at one of our summer open days. Find out more about our undergraduate programmes, and meet staff and students.

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We have a distinguished record of internationally outstanding and innovative research. Our research interests extend from child language acquisition to Shakespeare, from 12th century texts to contemporary theatre.

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We provide research-led teaching across a wide range of subjects. Our students develop a deep understanding of their discipline and learn to think for themselves.

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