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English MA in Literatures of Modernity

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The Literatures of Modernity program provides literature-focused professional skill development for academia and beyond. Our innovative courses investigate diverse works from cultural, historical, and global perspectives and, in doing so, illuminate the ideas and social structures of modernity that have shaped and continue to shape our contemporary world.

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.

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