Keele’s programme was a national first in the UK in 2001, and is now widely recognised as the leading course of its type in the country.
Annie Porter, English and American Literature graduate
"I loved the huge variety of subjects and time periods I was able to study"
Hannah Bailey, English and American Literatures graduate
"The small seminar groups allow for such interesting conversation which really helps you get a good understanding of the texts and their contexts. "Read more
Aidan Jones, English and American Literatures graduate
"The study of American literature, which was largely new to me, also meant I was learning new things from the beginning and learning to look at literature in a different way."Read more
Christopher Lockwood, English and American Literatures graduate
"The course can be as specific or as generic as you want it to be: for instance, you can study courses based upon a particular theme or time period, or courses that span the whole of American literature from the very earliest writings of the settlers to books published last week! "Read more
Jonathan Breeze, English Literature and American Studies graduate
"I came to Keele because of the beautiful scenic campus and it had great reviews. The lectures have been brilliant throughout my course. I’m happy to take a break now and look forward to paving a career path in Publishing"
Students and academic staff talk about the range of undergraduate options