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HONR 2201 Women in Art & Literature (Orlando & Rose)

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This guide is designed to assist you by pointing to the best choices within the library for doing your research. The types of materials that you may want to for this assignment include:

  • Background sources: Online or in print, these include encyclopedias and dictionaries.
  • Books: Search for books/ebooks in the Library catalog or in WorldCat
  • Journal articles: Search for articles in library databases or Google Scholar
  • Images: Use library database, ArtStor, to search across hundreds of public and private collections.

Need help finding sources? Contact research librarian, Lisa Thornell, or see the box on the right for more ways to get help from the Fairfield University librarians ----->Bell, Vanessa. Virginia Woolf. ca. 1912. Oil on panel. The Virginia & Leonard Woolf Collection (National Trust). Monk’s House, Rodmell.

Final Project & Presentation

Group thematic portfolio or website (groups choose format—digital, poster, etc) integrating touchstone images and passages from course material and artifacts from contemporary textual and visual material/digital culture, with accompanying detailed individual essays taking a position on the theme, the material, and metacognitive analysis of their own learning. Students will draw vivid, compelling connections between the material studied in class and contemporary culture, and will apply their analytical, critical thinking, persuasive writing, and public speaking skills.


DigitalCommons@Fairfield, an institutional repository service of the DiMenna-Nyselius Library, offers open access to the collected scholarship and creative works of Fairfield University faculty, students, and staff.

The purpose of DigitalCommons@Fairfield is to increase the visibility of the University's scholarship, maximize its research impact, and provide worldwide access in order to further the University mission of expanding knowledge, deepening human understanding, and sharing expertise.

Collected Works of:

Dr. Emily J. Orlando

Dr. Marice Rose

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