Write a three- to five-page short paper comparing and contrasting this photograph of real women on the lawn of the White House with President Warren G. Harding with a representation of women from any popular medium of the 1920’s: magazines, posters, silent movies, book illustrations, pamphlets, cartoons. Here’s the photo:
For example, contrast the media images of the 1950s housewife with real images of women from the same era, media presentations of women and women’s actual lived experiences.
Accurate presentation of the first source: 0-20 points
Accurate presentation of the second source: 0-20 points
Comparison/contrast of the two sources: 0-20 points
Citation of sources: 0-10 points
Mechanics of composition in standard English: 0-10 points