Declaring and Advising

We welcome you to the English major or minor!

The process of declaring a major or minor is easy.

1. First, fill out a Declaration of Major/Minor form.

2. Then, contact Professor Prof. Evelyn Schreiber, the department's Acting Director of Undergraduate Advising.

eschreib@gwu.edu
Philips Hall 641, MW 4-5 pm and by appointment
(202-262-0107)

3. Make sure to sign up for the E-Major listserv, which is the source of important announcements and information. You can download instructions here.

4. Majors (as of January 2011) will need to establish ePortfolios. You can find a description of the ePortfolio process and more information here.

Shedding Light on Shakespeare

Shakespeare and Literary Theory

English Professor Jonathan Gil Harris’ book Shakespeare and Literary Theory offers an examination of theories embedded in Shakespeare's work and discusses the influence of his work on other influential theoretical scholars.