Monthly Archives: May 2012

Your Evaluation Comments for the American Humanities Class

Thank you for your comments to the LAF High School Co-op Course Evaluation.  I have found them very helpful.  Maybe you will too! What did you like best about this class?  I liked learning about all the different art …. … Continue reading

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NORMAN ROCKWELL: Freedom of Speech, The Saturday Evening Post, c.1943

After Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, America was soon bustling to marshal its forces on the home front as well as abroad. Norman Rockwell, already well known as an illustrator for one of the country’s most popular … Continue reading

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DOROTHEA LANGE: Migrant Mother, c.1936

The Great Depression was especially hard on farmers. They not only suffered through the national economic crisis but endured a string of natural disasters, including floods and dust storms that devastated their crops and destroyed their livelihoods. Thousands of poverty-stricken … Continue reading

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