You will analyze The American Civil War through the history and humanities lenses. This will provide you with a chance to practice analyzing your issue/event.
First, analyze your issue/event through the lens of history, and address the following: How does this issue/event interact with the history lens and impact social issues? In what ways does the history lens help articulate a deeper understanding of the social issue(s) that inform your issue/event?
Next, analyze your issue/event through the lens of the humanities by exploring the following questions: How is this issue/event portrayed creatively in society? What is the message or commentary of this representation? How does this representation interact with you in your personal and professional lives?