Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies

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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.

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New play by Essex writer to be broadcast on BBC Radio 3
21 Dec 2018
Founding professor of journalism receives top industry award
03 Dec 2018
The role of the media after the Arab Spring
12 Oct 2018