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ENG 112: Images (Russo-LO)

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ENG 112: Writing Projects

First, with your assigned group, select an image to research that you believe made an impact on American society (choose from those offered or select your own and have it approved by professor)

Second, compose an annotated bibliography with a minimum of 10 credible, college-level sources (total) that offer information about the image itself as well as the historical and cultural context.

For more information, please review the Writing Project #3 documents below.


"Cotton Mill Girl" by Lewis Hine, 1908. (Public Domain Image)

"Black Power Salute" by John Dominis, 1968.


President-elect Barack Obama walks on stage with his family at his election night victory rally in Grant Park on Nov. 4, 2008. (Nuccio DiNuzzo / Chicago Tribune)

Aerial view of protestors gathered near the makeshift memorial in honour of George Floyd marking one week anniversary of his death, on Monday in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photo: Chandan Khanna/AFP, 2020.

U.S. Marines raise the American flag


WORLD WAR II: IWO JIMA. - United States Marines raising the flag over Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, 23 February 1945.. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. Accessed 4 Mar 2020.