Department of English

University of Toronto

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M. Goldman

Congratulations to Marlene Goldman on her election as Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.

Alex Hernandez

Congratulations to Alex Hernandez on winning the 2021 FAS Outstanding Teaching Award.

P. Stevens

Congratulations to Paul Stevens on being elected 2022 Honored Scholar of the Milton Society of America.

Ian Williams

Congratulations to Ian Williams on winning the 2021 Raymond Souster Award for Word Problems.

Photo by The Canadian Press, Chris Young

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Sexual Violence Prevention Centre
The Sexual Violence Prevention and Support Centre at UofT offers help and support to students, staff and faculty who have been affected by sexual violence or harassment. Contact the Centre to find out more. 

ESU round table

The English Students' Union executive for 2021-22 has created a new Welcome Video for first-year undergraduates. You can view the video here.

UTSG 2018 Undergraduate curriculum has been revised. Click here for more information.

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Linda Munk Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded based on exceptional academic merit to one full-time graduate student, preferably a Masters Student, in the University of Toronto's Department of English.  The annual value is $20,000.  For more information, click here.

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We wish to acknowledge this land on which the University of Toronto operates. For thousands of years it has been the traditional land of the Huron-Wendat, the Seneca, and the Mississaugas of the Credit. Today, this meeting place is still the home to many Indigenous people from across Turtle Island and we are grateful to have the opportunity to work on this land.