MA & PhD Tracks

American Literature

Course distribution requirements for the graduate track in American Literature are as shown below.

MA, Thesis
MA, Non-thesis
PhD
required
related
elective
required
related
elective
required
related
elective
3 courses in American lit: at least one before and one after 1900
2 courses:

1 course in British or post-colonial lit;

1 in theory or cultural studies
3 courses
3 courses in American lit: at least one before and one after 1900
3 courses:

1 course in British or post-colonial lit;

1 in theory or cultural studies;

1 in American lit
4 courses
3 courses:

1 in American lit, art, history, or culture (preferably relevant to dissertation);

1 with a substantial treatment of American lit;

1 in African American, Latino/a, or Native American lit and culture
2 courses in theory
2 courses

Notes

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Faculty

Department of English faculty who regularly teach courses in this track include:

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