Hear from our previous and current
about why they majored in literature, and the wonderful
opportunities Literature@MIT has to offer!
When I think about how I understand my role as citizen, setting aside
being president, and the most important set of understandings that
I bring to that position of citizen, the most important stuff I've learned
I've learned from novels.
44th President of the United States
Professor Eugenie Brinkema
a critical humanist who happens to work on film
Professor Peter Donaldson
"Education... an unfolding experiment"