identify two historical or modern figures within the humanities around whom
you'd like to build your course project. We explored some historical figures
during our first week together - musicians, visual artists, actors, writers,
architects, thinkers. They have to be 100 years apart.
one- half page synopsis of the two figures, historical or modern, who will be
the focus of your project. The synopsis should also include your motivation for
choosing these two and any similarities and/or differences between them.
example, a songwriter/pianist/singer from today (such as Elton John) could be
compared to a composer / pianist like Mozart. Although one did classical music
and the other pop music, they were/are both creative musical artists. Don’t use