Tutors.University reproduces here four essays written by Samantha Zevanove.  They remind us of the relevance of past literary production to the social and personal dilemmas we  experience today, and to possible solutions.

Reclaiming Celia’s Dignity (Ben Jonson)

Hume and Pope: Intellectual Rivals (David Hume and Alexander Pope)

The Endeavor of Interpretation (Edgar Allen Poe)

“Harlem, I hear you”: The Wisdom of Urban Life (Langston Hughes)