Directions for Annotated Bibliography Project
- Students will choose FOUR topics from the following research list below:
Research List: Kwanzaa, Eurocentrism, Affirmative Action in Higher Education, The Harlem Renaissance, W.E.B. DuBois, Booker T. Washington, Marcus Garvey, The Black Panthers, Thurgood Marshall, White Privilege, Jackie Robinson, The NAACP, Malcolm X, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The Attica Prison Revolt, Cornell West, The Scottsboro Boys, The Tuskegee Experiment, The Lynching of James Byrd, Louis Armstrong, James Baldwin, Barbara Jordan, Fannie Lou Hamer, Jack Johnson and SNCC.
2. Find two articles for each topic chosen. In one large paragraph, take topic #1 and (a) summarize each of the two articles; (b) compare the two articles to each other; and (3) give a personal statement as to why this topic is important to African American history and culture in your eyes.
Do the same for topics #2–#4 in three additional large paragraphs.
Minimum size for each of the four paragraphs is one-half page.
3. The articles you select are to come from professional/scholarly journals and periodicals only – not popular magazines and newspapers.
4. You are required to use the APA format for this project.
Be sure to refer to the APA citation instructions available in reference books, Google,
or other Internet sites.
Paper must be typed and stapled. Use no larger than a 12 font.
Do not attach a cover page: in one line at top of first page, give your name, my name, course number & date.
Do not use double spacing – use either single or 1 and ½ spacing only.
100 points possible.