English Literature

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Explore English Literature

Immerse yourself in the written word. Explore cultures and experiences through European, British and American authors. Discover Great Plains authors and delve into multiethnic stories and dramatic literature. Learn to critique and analyze fiction, poetry and drama by internationally known authors.

What can you do with an English literature degree?

Grow your knowledge of literature, and make yourself an asset for an employer. Enjoy positions after college in roles such as:

  • Book editor or reviewer
  • Publishing house or magazine editor
  • Writer or journalist
  • Teacher

English Literature Courses

Open the world of English and American authors. Dive into classics and expand your repertoire of read stories with classes such as:

  • Literature of European Civilization
  • Shakespeare
  • Great Plains Literature

Find more of the classes you will take in our academic catalog.

Any Questions?

Contact us anytime! Call admissions at 605-995-2650, or email us at admissions@dwu.edu.

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