Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies

Our news

4 students standing outside on the grass with 2 reading notes from books while a third writes

Keep up with our story

We are a department of leading academics, writers, film-makers and journalists.

From our undergraduate students performing in the Lakeside Theatre, to our research staff publishing their latest literary works, you can keep up with our developments and read all about our current activities here.

You can also follow our student-led Essexjournalism website where our future journalists publish their own material.


View our latest news
Latest news
Essex academic’s debut feature wins US film award
07 Mar 2019
Three University of Essex academics nominated for East Anglian literary prize
27 Feb 2019
Annual Journalism Lecture takes on terrorism and the media
19 Feb 2019