AH 329 Assignments


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To earn full credit on writing assignments, essays should:
  • Be at least 5 double-spaced pages with 12 pt. font, and 1” margins on all sides;
  • Identify works of art with artistic attribution, underlined or italicized titles, and dates (in that order and includeing period i.e. "formative," "classic," etc.), when possible;
  • Include two or more properly formatted Chicago Manual of Style footnote citations to credible, scholarly, college level materials. (Works of art should not be cited unless a point is being made concerning different versions or installations of the work.);
  • Present a clear thesis and offer visual and/or scholarly evidence to support your claims; and
  • Offer personal insights that demonstrate thoughtful engagement with the subject & reading materials.


Due Date
February 1
February 13

Compendium  Group Formation

Andrea Medina, Equity in the Maya World, AF 201 at 4 PM
February 15

Mayan Hieroglyphs

February 27
March 7
Bensussen Lecturer Claire Dederer, Beckman Hall 404 at 7 PM
March 15
Exam 1 Study Guide
Compendium Progress Check
April 3
April 6
Art History Symposium
11 AM - 5:30 PM AF 209
April 12
April 17
May 1
May 8
May 10
Field Journal Check
Exam 2 Study Guide
Compendium Preparation
May 16
Compendium of Knowledge Presentations
Writing Resources


* optional reading


lecture presentations