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Upcoming Events Fall 2018

Department Events

Check out what's going on in the English Department at Southern in 2018, including upcoming Folio and Creative Writing readings this fall, as well as recent events, such as Prof. Tim Parrish's interview on WNPR's Where We Live show. For more information, follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.     

For upcoming events and internship opportunities, check out our new student-run English Department Blog.

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Interested in becoming an English Major or Minor? The English Department offers one of the most dynamic undergraduate degrees at SCSU, with specializations in Literature, Creative Writing, and Professional Writing, as well as a B.S. in Secondary Education for future high school teachers. 

Click here for a summary of the English degree requirements, or see the Map of the English Major (PDF) for an overview of courses and areas of study.  

SCSU English majorWHY ENGLISH?

Why study English? What can you do with a degree in literature and writing?

Find out some of the exciting things Southern English students are up to - from research to publication - as well as the choice of careers in law, the arts, journalism, publishing, and teaching for which the English major or minor can prepare you. 

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 The English Department
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