GraduateReading List

Graduate – Current – Reading Lists

For information regarding the First Qualifying Exam in the graduate program, please refer to the Guide to Graduate Study.
Please refer to this link for the complete list.

19th-Century American Literature

20th Century British & Irish Literature

African American Literature

American Women’s Literature

Asian American Literatre

British Women’s Literature

Celtic Literature

Chicana/o Literature

Comparative Ethnic American Literature


Early 17th-Century British Literature

Early American Literature

Early 20th-Century American Literature

Electronic Literature

Folklore & Mythology

History of the English Language

Jewish American Literature

Later 20th-Century Literature

Lesbien, Bisexual & Gay Literature

Literary Theory

Literature & Science

Middle English Literature

Native American Literature

The Novel

Old English Literature

Other Genres and Categories


Postcolonial Studies

Renaissance Literature

Restoration and 18th-Century Literature


Romantic Literature

Victorian Literature

Visual Culture