The School has a distinguished record of internationally outstanding and innovative research across the full range of English and Film Studies, Theatre and Performance. Our research interests extend from avant garde poetry to language learning, from twelfth-century manuscripts to site-specific performance. What unites us is our passion for what we do.
Colleagues within the School also participate in a range of interdisciplinary research centres and groups
An important part of our research is training and supporting future generations of scholars. We have over 60 PhD students and an active postgraduate research culture.
We also hold a varied series of School Research Seminars across the full spectrum of our research interests, and we regularly play host to international conferences.
All research undertaken within the School, by staff and students, complies with our code of ethical practice