English, Literature and Creative Writing

Explore our English, Literature and Creative Writing courses, including undergraduate, Masters and PhD degrees.

On our English courses, you’ll have the opportunity to study across a thousand years of literature in new and progressive ways. At Sussex, we’re proud to offer a distinctive approach to a radical breadth of literary texts.

On our Creative Writing courses, you’ll experiment with writing and understand its ability to transform the world we live in. You’ll explore critical theory on range of topics, including psychoanalysis, postcolonialism and queer theory. Our teaching is informed by research in the Centre for Creative and Critical Thought.

You’ll join a vibrant and supportive community and will gain valuable skills in preparation for life after university.

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