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Why Study English?

A cornerstone of BC’s thriving program in liberal arts, English engages with diverse literary traditions, past and present. Distinguished by excellence in teaching and small classes, the department helps students at all levels—freshmen to Ph.D. candidates—hone critical and creative skills to take with them into future careers.

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News and Updates

"Watch," a poignant poem by Professor of English Suzanne Matson, appears in the latest issue of The Cortland Review.
 

Will Mother and Baby Homes Commission advertise to the hidden Irish diaspora?

2,200 Irish infants were adopted by American families between late 1940s and early 1970s (The Irish Times)
 

Joycestick: A Gamifiction of Ulysses
An author as prescient as Joyce deserves an approach as adventurous as we dare.
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Endeavor 2017 - The Liberal Arts Advantage for Sophomores

January 11–13, 2017
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