Image: Wanda Koop, Sightline – Blue Line, 2001, acrylic on canvas, 49” x 97”. Collection of The University of Winnipeg. Gift of the artist.


UPDATE: The timetable for Fall and Winter 2021-22 courses is now online, with classes slated for online and in-person delivery. See here for lists of courses sorted by term, by level, and by mode of delivery: FALL, FALL/WINTER, WINTER.

Remote delivery of courses is divided up into three major types:

LIVE ONLINE: Scheduled class times will take place using an online platform. Students must be available during the posted lecture times for live streaming and/or group interactions.
NEXUS ONLY: Course material is delivered asynchronously through
HYBRID ONLINE: Online + live components. Students must be available during the posted lecture times for live streaming and/or group interactions. Section material is accessed via

Students with questions, or who need permission forms signed, should consult with the English Department Chair or with an English Department Faculty Advisor.

The Library has resumed in-person services for UWinnipeg students, staff, and faculty. For more details on the Library's opening hours and health protocols, please visit:

Further updates and FAQs about UW's response to COVID-19 are available here:

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Welcome to the Department of English at the University of Winnipeg, located in Treaty 1 territory. We offer a wide range of courses and a number of different undergraduate degree programs that offer students the opportunity to specialize in English Literature, Creative Writing, Young People's Texts and Cultures, and Screen Studies, and an M.A. in Cultural Studies. Our faculty is composed of highly qualified professors who are committed to their students, to diverse research interests, and to the importance of literature, language, and culture as forms of knowledge. The English Department is an active, continually evolving place. We house the student-run literary journal Juice and the Carol Shields Writer-in-Residence Program. We are also affiliated with the Centre for Research into Young People's Texts and Cultures (CRYTC) and the scholarly journal Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures.