Scholarship is an intergenerational conversation, and History & Literature’s spring sophomore tutorial teaches students how to participate in on-going scholarly exchanges. The first half of sophomore tutorial introduces a set of scholarly debates, and after spring break students work on a sophomore essay that contributes to the conversation. After declaring History & Literature, sophomores will be invited to rank their interest in the tutorial topics below.
Spring 2021 Sophomore Tutorials
Sophomore Essay Prizes 2021
Sawyer Taylor-Arnold, "Imaginary Realms: The Gendered Politics of Sackville-West’s Modernist Fantasy in Persia"
Barrett Wendell Sophomore Essay Prize
Nikhil Dharmaraj, "Casteing the Middleman Minority: South Asians in Bahadur Tejani’s Day After Tomorrow"