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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Latest news
New funding for arts and humanities doctoral studentships
16 Aug 2018
Brazilian scholar praises our global outlook
10 Aug 2018
Essex film studies students the most satisfied in the UK
31 Jul 2018