School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

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The School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences is home to research with global impact and to top-ranked graduate programs. With 13 academic fields, the School's portfolio is vast, including: international studies, linguistics, comparative media studies, economics, poverty alleviation, literature, anthropology, security studies, philosophy, global studies and languages, music and theater arts, writing, political science, and history.

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Department/Lab/Center (DLC)

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, December 1st @ 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM (14N-417) Come learn about Literature @ MIT! Take a free book & some hot cocoa, cider & donut* *Please ask for...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 12:30pm to 3:00pm

Presented by: Shane Bobrycki Professor of History, University of Vienna (Austria) When: Monday, December 13th @ 5:15pm (Eastern Time) Register for...

Monday, December 13, 2021 at 5:15pm

Pleasures of Poetry meets this IAP 2022 in 14E-304 from 1-2 p.m. every weekday through the first three weeks of IAP (January 3-21), with the exception of MLK...

Monday, January 03, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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MIT Comparative Global Humanities & SHASS...

Saturday, November 13, 2021

Global Digital Humanities Symposium...

Thursday, April 15, 2021

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