• Our research unit promotes advanced research in the areas of literary history, literary criticism and literary theory.

    We are highly multi-disciplinary, co-administered by the Schools of English Communications and Performance Studies, and Languages, Cultures and Linguistics in the Faculty of Arts.

    Our research draws upon our diverse backgrounds in Classics, Chinese studies, comparative literature, English, French studies, German studies, Historical studies, Italian studies, Japanese studies, Slavic studies, Spanish studies, translation studies, drama and theatre studies, film studies and creative writing.