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English MA in Literatures of Modernity

A Message from the Graduate Program Director

Welcome to our MA in English!

As you will discover, we have taken full advantage of Ryerson’s central urban destination to design a program that complements coursework and research with scholarly and professional opportunities—both in Toronto and further afield. Our innovative courses investigate literature from cultural, historical, and global perspectives. Students can pursue a major research paper, complete a practicum placement at a literary or cultural institution, and develop competencies as teaching, research, and grading assistants.

Literatures of Modernity

Our MA program complements studies in literature and scholarly research with skills training and experience in technology, publishing, and diverse forms of writing.



The English MA at Ryerson provides a high standard of literary education within a flexible program structure.

How to Apply

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