Poetry readings. Fiction readings. Writers' Workshops. Poetry Slams. Student literary prizes. Undergraduate internships. Seminar for Younger Poets. These are just of the creative writing opportunities available through the Stadler Center.Learn more about the Stadler Center for Poetry
This art deco icon of Lewisburg is home to Film/Media Studies film screenings.Learn more about the Campus Theatre
From Beowulf to Toni Morrison, from eco-poetry to Hitchcock films, the texts and images that we read help us to find wisdom across cultures, communicate what we know, initiate change and create the images and texts of the future. || Why English?
Bucknell’s English major offers three majors: creative writing, film/media studies and literary studies. || View course requirements
Bucknell offers merit scholarships for applicants with extraordinary talents in the arts.
Internationally distinguished in Luso-Hispanic, Latin American, Irish, and eighteenth-century studies, Bucknell University Press has been publishing in the humanities and social sciences since 1968, and we number among our authors scholars from a dozen different countries and from across the USA, including the Bucknell campus.Learn More
Talk to the English graduate students in the British and American Literature Lab.
"I feel obligated to make my work accessible and interesting to students. If I can articulate terms, concepts and theories to them in a way they can understand, then I feel I'm doing well."Learn more about Professor Clingham
Complement your English major by spending a summer, semester or year abroad exploring the culture, traditions, language and literary style of another country.
Recently, English majors have studied in London and Barbados.
Students have many opportunities to work with professors and pursue scholarly and creative projects. Often this work culminates in an honors thesis. Recent honor thesis have included:"Global Readers: Woolf on the Russians, Emerson on the Persians" and "Taking the Stand: Meditations on Suffering."
Internships prepare English majors for career success by providing firsthand experience in the field. Recently, English students have interned with Goldman Sachs, People Magazine and CBS News.
West Branch, a nationally distributed and widely respected literary magazine published at Bucknell, offers internships to two Bucknell students each semester.
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