Art through the Ages
What is art history?
Art appreciation does not require knowledge of the historical context of an
artwork or a building; Art history does.
The central aim of art history is to determine the original context of an artwor
Beowulf Study Questions
1. Describe Herot.
2. Describe what transpires in the mead hall to evoke the anger of the monster.
3. What is Grendels lineage? Why is he described as being born of Cain?
4. Describe Grendel's lair. How does it compa
Running Head: A CAGED BRAIN IN THE MODERN WORLD
A Caged Brain; Creative Restriction in the Modern World
Nicholas G. Linnen
Oakland Community College Royal Oak
Nicholas G. Linnen, Department of Arts, Oakland Community College
Nicholas G. Linne
POL 1510 T/TH 9-10:30
Writing Assignment #3
Regarding the case of Dred Scott v. Sanford, I believe the Supreme Court decision
was an unforgivable mistake. The decision states that African Americans, slaves or not,
would not be cons
The Power of Art (Simon Schama)
Throughout the semester the class will view videos featuring art critic and historian
Simon Schama. Students may earn 30 points after each video by writing a reaction
paper to each viewing. These reaction papers must adhere