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Department of English

Loyola's  Department of English offers a diverse curriculum in literature, critical theory, film history, creative writing, nonfiction and professional writing, digital media, linguistics, and rhetoric. Students receive a strong foundation in classical and contemporary works, with writing style and skills emphasized in every course.

Research

Students in the Department of English have the opportunity to participate in several undergraduate research projects. Learn more about our research »

Faculty Success

English Professor Murphy's work earns prize

Loyola University New Orleans English professor and human trafficking expert Laura Murphy, Ph.D., has won an international award for her outstanding African literary studies work culminating in her book, “Metaphor and the Slave Trade in West African Literature.” Murphy received the inaugural African Literature Association First Book Award last month.


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Loyola Teacher Certification

Teach Secondary School Science, Math, Language and more

Common Curriculum

The Common Curriculum embraces an interdisciplinary approach to learning.

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