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Contact details

Please send us an email or telephone us if you have any questions about our Department and our courses.

Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies

University of Essex

Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ

Telephone +44 (0)1206 87 2626


General office

Room 5NW.6.16

Opening hours Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm

UG Open Days

Book a place at our undergraduate Open Day. Our department and admissions staff can answer any questions you have, and you can speak to current students about life at Essex while taking a campus tour.

How to apply

How to apply

Find out more about how to apply for a course in literature, creative writing, drama, film studies or journalism. We can provide help and advice, and guide you through the application process.

Our academic staff

Our academic staff

Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their expertise across literature, film, creative writing and drama. Find out more by reading their staff profiles.

News and events

News and events

Check out our news and events section for the latest information about publications, research excellence, awards and achievements by our staff and students.