English and Film Studies

Graduate Program Co-ordinator: Katherine Bell, PhD

Fields in the PhD Program

  • gender and genre
  • nation, diaspora, culture
  • textuality, media and print studies

Note on Courses Contained in Graduate Calendar

As far as possible, each program attempts to provide a full range of core courses and electives. However, every course listed in this Calendar is not available in every session or every year.

Students are encouraged to consult the program/department to inquire about course offerings each year.

Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
EN600 Research Methods, Theory, and Professional Issues 0.5
EN604 The Victorian Novel: 1848-1860 0.5
EN606 Victorian Novel: Realism and Its Discontents 0.5
EN609 Canadian Women's Literature 0.5
EN610 Feminist Theory and Women's Writing 0.5
EN611 Caribbean Women's Fiction 0.5
EN612 First Wave Feminism and Print Culture in Britain 0.5
EN614 Digital Cinema 0.5
EN616 Women and Crime in Fiction and Film 0.5
EN617 Identity Politics in Film 0.5
EN618 Memory and Affect in Film and Fiction 0.5
EN619 Film Historiography 0.5
EN620 Green Romanticism 0.5
EN622 British Feminist Drama in the 20th Century 0.5
EN626 Postcoloniality: Theory and Practice 0.5
EN627 Human Rights Genres 0.5
EN636 Canadian Literary Pluralities 0.5
EN637 The Canadian Elegy 0.5
EN638 Youth, Canadian Fiction, and the National Imaginary 0.5
EN639 Canadian Literary Ecologies 0.5
EN640 Reading Theory 0.5
EN641 Voices of the Diaspora 0.5
EN643 Medieval Patience Literature 0.5
EN644 Aesthetics and Simulation 0.5
EN645 Indigenous Literature and Film 0.5
EN646 Mapping South Asian Canadian Literature 0.5
EN647 Dangerous Medieval Sexualities 0.5
EN648 The Graphic Novel 0.5
EN680 Professional Skills Option 0.5
EN690 Directed Studies 0.5
EN691 Special Topics in Gender 0.5
EN692 Special Topics in Genre 0.5
EN695 Major Research Paper 0.5
EN777 Language Requirement 0.0
EN781 Comprehensive Area Exam (CAE) 0.0
EN783 Specialization Area Exam (SAE) 0.0
EN790 Directed Studies 0.5
EN799 Doctoral Dissertation 0.0