Cultural and Ethnic Studies Research paper on Iconography Project

1. You may wish to do an Exhibition Display Project. For this assignment, I would like you to choose a topic/theme that allows you to explore a group of iconographically rich works of art from the Islamic world (no time period limitation) and present them as a mini-exhibition display of no more than 5 – 10 objects. Please discuss your topic with me in advance. I have included a detailed description of this assignment, including a marking rubric, and a PowerPoint with further examples and explanations of what this project entails. I will also discuss this in class on Friday, March 5.

2. You may wish to do a Video Projector podcast-style, I would like you to choose a topic that explores an iconographically rich work of art from the Islamic world (no time period limitation) and present it as a 5 – 10 minute video or podcast. Please discuss your topic with me in advance. The simplest method for the video project would be to create a PowerPoint presentation and record your voice over it. I have included a detailed description of this assignment, including a marking rubric, with links to online examples and explanations of what this project entails. I will also discuss this in class on Friday, March 5.

3. You may wish to do a Research Paper on a topic of your choice. It will include a thesis statement, images, footnotes, and bibliographic references. It will be no more than 7–10 pages in length, including footnotes, but excluding bibliographic references and images. Please discuss your topic with me in advance.

^^ THATS THE ASSIGNMENT, BUT I WANT TO DO OPTION 3 OF A RESEARCH PAPER.

I have included the syllabus which has a list of all the readings. Instructions for what is required. If you have any ideas about the period you wish to discuss you can let me know I can reach out and try to find specific images.