Students

Lauren Clamon ’20

Studying literature at MIT has been one of the best experiences of my life. I was convinced in middle and early high school that I hated literature, and that I…

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Kathryn Jiang ’20

Declaring 21L might have been the best decision I’ve made at MIT. Never would I have imagined the depth of conversations we’d touch on in seminars or the incredible friendships…

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Ivy Li ’20

1. Existentialism and Literature was the reason why I majored in 21L. The existential problem of contending with external systems and ethics became personal and critical for me. Prof. Brinkema,…

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Kyle Archer ‘ 18

“Being a literature major at MIT has been one of the best choices I have ever made. It has taught me new modes of thought, opened new horizons, and given…

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