Assignments

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Spring 2021 Assignments:
Updated 5/11/2021

UPDATES: 1) Due dates for final papers and presentations both extended one week. Corrected dates are below. 2) Alternate final paper and presentation options added. Download the alternate if you didn’t connect with an organization or do enough work to write about them.

Final individual presentations:

Presentations on Tuesday May 18. 6-8 PM Zoom meet: AAS470_Present_S21

ALTERNATE individual presentations on Tuesday May 18. 6-8 PM Zoom meet: AAS470_ALT_Present_S21

Final Papers:

Please submit using the Dropbox link on the Paper Submissions page. Please do not email papers.

Final Paper due Monday May 24. PDF download: AAS470_FinPaper_S21_REVISED

ALTERNATE Final Paper on Black Panther Party. Due Monday May 24. PDF download: AAS470_Alternate_FinPaper_S21

RESOURCES

Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab (OWL) is your go-to for advice on style, citation rules, and formatting. See the main page of their guide to MLA format here. Their guide to APA format is here. Either format is acceptable. Just follow the rules and use the styles consistently and correctly.

See how to correctly refer to (and cite) sources in the body of your paper in MLA format at the Purdue OWL site here.

See how to correctly cite your interview in MLA format at the end of your paper at the Purdue OWL site here.

See a sample MLA Works Cited page for use at the end of your paper at the Purdue OWL site here.

You can view a slightly older version of my presentation on MLA format below: