From Orwell to Forster, study the works of some of the world’s most iconic writers
Discover a world of literary wonder on our English Literature study course. From inspiring poetry and fiction that dates back to medieval times through to contemporary works, you’ll learn the mechanisms and themes that enrich our literature.
Study English Literature at Cambridge or Oxford and you’re perfectly placed to absorb all the atmospheric beauty that surrounds the city. Wander down the same cobbled streets that C.S Lewis or Sylvia Plath once trekked as you develop your own understanding, sharpen your critical eye and broaden your horizons to discover your own voice as a scholar.