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School of English at St Andrews

Study English literature and Creative Writing in a friendly, supportive and intellectually stimulating environment with a wide range of research topics to choose from. Ranked 1st in the UK in the Good University Guide 2019.

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Latest School news

Professor Rhiannon Purdie has been awarded a two-year Major Research Fellowship from the Leverhulme Trust to write a history of medieval Scots Literature.

Date 4 December 2020
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Dr Paul Malgrati was awarded the Ross Roy medal for this year’s best PhD thesis in the field of Scottish Literature

Date 27 November 2020
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Interdisciplinary virtual conference exploring the complex relationship between food, masculinity and power

Date 23 September 2020
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