Person or event in American history

You will complete a four to five page essay. In this essay, you will write about a historical person or event in American history that is portrayed in a Hollywood film. This person or event should fall within the timeframe of the course. Students should use primary...

Louis XIV

Louis XIV considered himself a absolute monarch by divine right, referred to himself the “sun king,” and is quoted as saying “I am the state.” In this documentary, The Court of Louis XIV – How to get Ahead, you will be exploring the...

Wendat Indigenous peoples

Film in History Analysis (15%) Kanata: Legacy of the Children of Aataentsic. René Sioui Labelle, 1999. (52 min)https://www.nfb.ca/film/kanata_legacy_of_the_children/ The Huron-Wendat are the Indigenous peoples of North America. The Black Robes or French Jesuit...

How people fought against Jim Crow and Apartheid

You will use material posted in Weeks 11, 12, and 13 to complete this assignment. Do not pull in outside materials. You will only answer ONE of the prompts. Based on the material posted in Weeks 11, 12, and 13 on how people fought against Jim Crow and Apartheid,...

Puritan and Quaker visions

Discuss the religious dimensions of colonial government. Compare and contrast the Puritan and Quaker visions for creating a new society in North America. You will compare the two sources based on three topics: How did each author write about Europe (The Old World)?...

Columbia State Adaptation of Slave Narratives

Watch the video below https://columbiastate.hosted.panopto.com/Panopto/Pages/Embed.aspx?id=d1fd9bd5-9d62-471e-b466-ac91015e772f and follow rubric which is attached as the other pdf. Each paragraph has instructions on what it needs. Read everything please. Purpose...