American Literature (Canadian) Major

American Literature (Canadian) Major

A program that focuses on the literature and literary development, both formal and folkloric, of Canada from its origins to the present.

Includes instruction in period and genre studies, author studies, literary criticism, and regional and oral traditions.

What can you do with a major/degree in American Literature (Canadian)?

With a major/degree in this field, individuals may choose to go on to become a high school English teacher.  As well, some may choose a career as an editor, creative writer, copywriter, journalist, or technical writer.   Employment is very often with publishing companies, magazines, and independent writing.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in American Literature (Canadian)

Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

Publications/Magazines in American Literature (Canadian)