A degree in English
Come study English in the heart of Detroit! Our program's strengths in literary and cultural studies, creative writing, rhetoric, composition, film and media studies hone critical thinking skills while also feeding your heart. We are a community of readers, writers, and thinkers that includes undergrad, graduate students, and faculty. Evidence shows that studying English leads to rich career opportunities. We do a great job of preparing you for all of the work you have ahead of you.
From Warrior Women to Benedictine Nuns: Two New Digital Humanities Projects
n Fall 2019, two English professors ran cutting-edge classes that brought together digital humanities, early modern literature, and gender and sexuality. The courses resulted in two online publications—one a database named The Warrior Women Project, the other an edition of Gertrude More’s poetry—that show why the digital humanities are so important.