School of Advanced Study

Course Introduction

Supervision is currently available in the following areas: Late 19th' and early 20th'century literature; the literature of the Irish revival; the history of the book; business and quantitative book history; the history of authorship and author'publisher relations; the history of individual publishing houses; the history of literary agency from the 1880s; the history of book and newspaper distribution and selling; the history of libraries; the history of readers and reading; the history of artificial lighting; Anglo'American modernism; Anglo'Irish literature of the 20th century; romanticism; James Joyce; modern manuscript studies and genetic criticism; reading notes and marginalia; textual criticism; reception history; literary history.

Course Additional Entry

Good Honours degree or a Master's in a relevant subject.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MPhil £13,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MPhil £5,500  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,750  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD £13,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD £5,500  Academic year. First year home fees
6 years
Part Time
PhD £2,750  Academic year. First year home fees