Languages & Literature

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A Creative Writing Minor Complements Any Major

Across majors and around the world, NYU students find the value in a Creative Writing minor.

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Language Learning at NYU

See how learning another language can improve career prospects and expand your brain.

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A Reading Series with Something for Everyone

The world's best writers flock to New York City, and you can meet them and hear them read right on campus.

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Literature Courses That Read Between the Lines

Stories come off the page and into the world in a literary translation course at NYU Abu Dhabi and a literature course at NYU Shanghai.