Monday, January 15, 2024

Apply to UWaterloo English Graduate Studies

UWaterloo English invites applications to the Graduate Program in the Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Waterloo for:

Tuesday, January 2, 2024

Congratulations Dr. Elise Vist!

Congratulations to our newest PhD graduate, Dr. Elise Vist! Dr. Vist's dissertation is titled "The Intimate Fandoms of Men’s Hockey Real Person Fanfiction." Their supervisor was Aimée Morrison, and readers were Heather Smyth and Kathryn Henne. The external examiner was Krisit Allain and the internal/external examiner was Kimberly Lopez. Their defense was chaired by Mark Oremus.


Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Congratulations Dr. Hannah Watts!

Congratulations to our newest PhD graduate, Dr. Hannah Watts! Hannah's dissertation is titled "Cognitive Constellations: Neurodivergent Aesthetics in 20th Century Experimental Poetries". Her supervisor was Jay Dolmage and readers were Kevin McGuirk and Aimée Morrison. The external examiner was Michael Davidson and the internal/external examiner was Michael Boehringer. Her defense was chaired by Leonardo Simon.


Thursday, September 28, 2023

Congratulations to Dr. Maša Torbica!

Congratulations to our newest PhD graduate, Dr. Maša Torbica! Maša's dissertation is titled "Idle No More: A Rhetorical Analysis of a Movement"; her supervisor was Heather Smyth and readers were Frankie Condon and Linda Warley. The external examiner was Pauline Wakeham and the internal/external examiner was Kelsey Leonard. Her defense was chaired by Colleen Maxwell.


Thursday, September 28, 2023

Congratulations Dr. Samuel Rowland!

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Congratulations to the Class of Spring 2023!

We're proud to announce the names of the English Language and Literature students who are graduating this spring. Congratulations to all!

Graduate Students


Thursday, April 27, 2023

Congratulations Dr. sarah currie!

Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Congratulations to Dr. Betsy Brey!

Congratulations to UWaterloo English’s newest PhD, Dr. Betsy Brey! On April 14, Betsy successfully defended her dissertation, “Digital Dialogism: Space, Time, and Queerness in Video Games.” She was co-supervised by Drs. Neil Randall and Gerald Voorhees, with committee members Drs. Ken Hirschkop and Heather Smyth. The External Examiner was Dr. Cody Mejeur and the Internal/External Examiner was Dr. Luke Potwarka. 


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