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Events

Tuesday, October 6, 5:30pm
A Reading by Donald Antrim
Location TBA

Tuesday, November 3, 5:30pm
A Reading by Andrea Cohen and Alexandra Teague
Location TBA

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News

New publications by Anjaria and Lanser

McCauley's THE EASY WAY OUT to become French film


Three books
with English Dept. ties reviewed in TLS

Aliyyah Abdur-Rahman's new essay

The Brandeis Hoot reviews the Hacker-Shehabi poetry reading

New books from faculty

Prof. Anjaria receives Ryskamp Award

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Welcome

In addition to being inherently pleasurable and intellectually exciting, majoring or minoring in English helps develop important skills. English students learn how to read carefully and closely, write skillfully and stylishly, and argue analytically and critically. Students study not only poetry and prose, but also films, journalism, television, and the Internet. Graduates of the English department at Brandeis have gone on to become scientists, businesspeople, professors, lawyers, filmmakers, television producers, psychologists, fiction writers, poets, literary agents and social activists.