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Literature Profile
Professor Eugenie Brinkema
A critical humanist
who happens to work on film
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Literature Profile

Marisa Fryer

Class of 2015
Literature & Civil and
Environmental Engineering
Double Major

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Congratulations to our 2015 Literature Majors!

(L-R) Jacqueline Martin, Literature; Professor Mary Fuller, Head of Literature Faculty; Marisa Fryer, Literature & Civil and Environmental Engineering; Ilana Habib, Literature & Comparative Media Studies.

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A Lifetime of

Words

David Thorburn

Professor of Literature

MacVicar Faculty Fellow

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Moby-Dick at MIT

AWESOME.

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Alvin Kibel

“I wanted to talk about books. At MIT you can teach whatever you want.”

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Rem tene, verba sequentur

Hold the idea, and words will follow

-Cato

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Mary Fuller talks about

sensing with and without words.

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Do I dare disturb the universe? – T. S. Eliot

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Sandy Alexandre explores the complex relationship

between black literature and history.

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