Art 464 Assignments


To earn full credit on writing assignments, essays should:
  • Be 4 to 5 pages, double-spaced, 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), when possible;
  • Attempt to address most questions from the essay prompt;
  • 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
January 31
Febraury 5
Febraury 13
Andrea Medina, Equity in the Maya World, AF 201 at 4 PM
Febraury 14
February 28
March 5
March 7
March 12
Essay 1
March 26
March 27
April 2
April 6
April 9
Essay 2
April 11
April 16
April 18
April 23
April 25
April 26
April 30
Essay 3
May 2
May 9
May 17
Writing Resources


* optional reading


lecture presentations