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Why Literature?

Literature Majors read literature as an aesthetic endeavor, cultural critique, and personal search. They develop the critical thinking, reading, research, and writing skills essential for success in our increasingly interconnected and changing world. The Major prepares students for the working world, but also for the deeper life of the mind. Literature Majors become thoughtful informed citizens who understand the necessity of engaging the imagination through the study of literary texts from around the world and across history…

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Jennifer Trabucco '18

Biochemistry, Literature

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Christen Harm '13

Literature

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Lauren Santaniello '13

Italian Studies, Literature, Secondary Education Program

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Grace Brennan '17

Literature

Literature Features

Trillium

Poetry, fiction, photography, and other visual arts created by Ramapo College’s students

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Readings at Ramapo

Literature annually hosts amazing poets, novelists, and other writers who speak at Ramapo. Check out upcoming and past guests.

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Opportunities

Find out what opportunities are available to you in you future & present.

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