Meet Our Concentrators

Students choose History & Literature because it's an interdisciplinary concentration that provides the structure and flexibility to study what you love. Our concentrators work on a wide variety of topics such as art, photography, letters, music, film, video games, poetry, advertisements, monuments, novels, and historical documents.

The best way to get to know History & Literature is to meet our students. History & Literature's Peer Advisors are current concentrators who volunteer to talk with prospective students about their experiences in the concentration. Browse their profiles and contact them for more information.

Get a feel for the range of research projects students conduct in History & Literature by browsing the exciting Class of 2016 and Class of 2015 Senior Thesis Titles. 

To learn more about the possibilities, explore our Senior Thesis Archive that lists the titles of past thesis that received Summa Cum Laude honors or Hoopes prizes for outstanding theses dating back to 1983!

Wondering what you can do with a degree in History & Literature? Browse our Alumni Profiles to find out how graduates build on what they learned in History & Literature to get great jobs.