League table success: Drama #2, Creative Writing #6 and English #25 in The Times Good University Guide 2022

The School of English and Drama has been named #2 for Drama, #6 for Creative Writing and #25 for English in the latest Times Good University Guide 2022. The Head of School, Scott McCracken said:

“The School of English and Drama at Queen Mary is internationally recognised for its departments of Drama, Creative Writing, and English Literature. We are delighted to see this reflected in the departments’ top scores in the Times Good University Guide.

Professor Scott McCracken, Head of the School of English and Drama, Queen Mary University of London

The Drama department at Queen Mary has been named second (up from 5th) in the country in the Times Good University Guide 2022.

The department includes visionary artists and teachers like:

Our new Creative Writing department has jumped from 40th to 6th in the country after only running for around 3 years.

The department includes:

Our English department ranks #25 and is amongst the best in the UK.

“We are delighted to have improved our position to 25th. Teaching and admin staff worked incredibly hard to deliver our programme in the most difficult of circumstances and it’s lovely to see that recognised.”

Suzanne Hobson, Head of English

Some members of the team include:

  • Nadia Atia: Expert in Middle Eastern literature.
  • Nil Palabiyik: Book historian and British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow.
  • Scott McCracken: Head of School of English and Drama.
  • Zara Dinnen: Contemporary literature expert and writer of The Digital Banal: New Media and American Literature and Culture.
  • Rehana Ahmed: Writer of Writing British Muslims: Religion, Class and Multiculturalism.

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