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Explore the Department of English

Delve into our resources in literature and creative writing.

Gain access to a broad network of diverse writers both on campus and off. As an English major, you are encouraged to take advantage of Adelphi’s connections to New York City’s lively arts scenes and our relationships with organizations such as PEN, AWP and Cave Canem.

Awards, Honors and Associations

Rewarding exceptional students at all levels.

» Recognition for writers

Graduate Internships

Unique opportunities to build your network.

» See where our M.F.A. students have interned

Visiting Writers and Professors

Diverse voices and perspectives enrich our program.

» See our exceptional guest instructors

Study Abroad

Educational opportunities abroad.

»  Take your English studies abroad

Follow Adelphi's M.F.A. Program at:  

Village of Crickets Cicada MarkVillage of Crickets is a site run by Adelphi M.F.A. students, alumni and faculty to foster engagement within the literary community.

For further information, please contact:

Department of English
p – 516.877.4020

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