Doctoral Programme in English Language and Literature

Welcome to the website of the Doctoral Programme in English Language and Literature. On the pages of this site you will find information concerning the aims and organisation of the programme, as well as the events planned for the current year. Doctoral students of the CUSO universities and their affiliates are warmly encouraged to participate in these events. 

Poster cuso 2017

Poster created by Eugénie Ribeiro, UniL

What's new?

  • We are pleased to announce that Sofie Behluli from the University of Bern is our new doctoral representative on the programme committee. Welcome Sofie!
  • February 17: Registration deadline for our first CUSO event of the year, the Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Literature Travelling Seminar on "The Secret Politics of the Novel" (Neuchâtel, February 24-25). See the schedule.
  • March 1: "Bring a Text/Present a Problem" to/at the first fortnightly workshop of the Medieval and Early Modern Studies Travelling Seminar in Geneva. See the spring 2017 doctoral workshop schedule and register once for the whole year to take part in the fortnightly workshops.
  • March 8: Registration deadline for the PhD Day "Conferences and Publications" (Neuchâtel, March 11).
  • See our Call for Proposals for CUSO Events in 2018. Submission deadline for proposals is April 30.