You are sure to find your niche in a nurturing department where faculty -- consisting of nationally recognized literary scholars, editors, novelists, poets, playwrights, and popular writers -- have interests ranging from Milton to Herman Melville to Toni Morrison, from opera and pop culture to gay and lesbian studies and disability studies.
In the Classroom
Hofstra University's Department of English offers undergraduate concentrations in Literatures in English, Creative Writing, Publishing Studies, and Children's and Young Adult Literature.
Outside the Classroom
The Student Experience
By studying literature, English majors develop skills that are valued in every profession – the ability to analyze, interpret, synthesize, write, and explain complex information in clear, concise, and thoughtful ways.
Contact the Department
Room 204 Mason Hall
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.