Department of Humanities and Comparative World Literature

Literature, Arts, and Culture Beyond/Across Borders

Our programs invite students to think critically about forms of cultural expression across boundaries of nation, region, language, time period, forms/genres, and academic disciplines. Explore what we have to offer by clicking on the program links below.



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“What I really like is the autonomy you have to build your area of focus. It’s really great to be able to find what you’re very passionate about reading and writing about and to put them together on your own.”

— Jessica Mejia, 1st Year Graduate Student





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