Honors Projects

Many students choose to go beyond their coursework by completing an independent study or honors project. Below is a sample of honors projects by Bowdoin English majors.


Sarah Bonnano: The Epistemology of Observation: Performance, Power, and The Regulation of Female Sexuality in The Duchess of Malfi and The Changeling (with Professor Aaron Kitch)

Sophie de Bruijn: From Diller to Schumer: the History, Practice, and Future of Women in Stand-up Comedy (with Professors Aaron Kitch and Sarah Bay-Cheng)

Sarah Jane Weill: Here in This Place (with Professor Brock Clark)

Tully Moyer: "Lovely, trustful, dreamy, enormous" : Vladimir Nabokov's Representations of America in Lolita (with Professor Morten Hansen)

June Lei: Lustre (with Professor Anthony Walton)

Rachael Allen: I Rispettosi: The Making an American Family (with Professor Anthony Walton)

Carly Berlin: To Preserve and to Renovate : Essays on Atlanta, Family, and Memory (with Professor Meredith McCarroll)

Alexandra Moreno: Browse for Related Content (with Professor Brock Clarke)