Postgraduate taught 

English Literature: Medieval & Early Modern Literature & Culture MLitt

Research environment

Research environment

The University of Glasgow is one of the country’s leading centres for the study of medieval and early modern literature and culture. Particular research strengths include:

  • Medieval Gender and Emotions
  • Medieval and Early Modern Poetics
  • Langland and Chaucer
  • Medieval and early modern drama
  • Literature and the history of ideas, especially religion
  • Spenser, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Middleton, Milton
  • Literature and Seventeenth-Century Politics
  • Classical literature and translation in early modern England
  • Medieval and Early Modern Scottish Literature
  • Textual Bibliography and Editing
  • Paleography, Manuscript, and Textual Studies
  • Anglo Saxon and Middle English Language and Linguistics, especially Philology