Welcome!

Welcome to the Department of English and Language Arts! 

As you embark on your academic career here in the Department of English and Liberal Arts, you can rest assured that you will be receiving extensive and highly marketable training in writing, research, and critical thinking skills. Our world-class faculty are ready to challenge you and to support your endeavors, whether you are interested in studying traditional British, American or African-American literature or engaging in more creative pursuits, including writing fiction and poetry or playwriting.  Our courses will engage you, fascinate you, and more importantly, give you confidence as you prepare for your career, whether you enter academia, the worlds of primary or secondary education, or the business world. Best of all,  you will benefit from classroom interaction with your peers, who will hone your writing and critical thinking skills by engaging you in discussion and critiquing your work.  

By the time you receive your degree in English from Morgan State University, you will be ready to take on the world.

J. A. White, Ph.D.

Acting Chairperson,

Department of English and Language Arts