Reading 2: Rachel Kousser, “Destruction and Memory on the Athenian Acropolis,” The Art Bulletin 91.3 (2009): 263-282.
Please write a short, one-page, response paper on the reading above. Please also bring the article and your notes to class for discussion. For late papers, 5 points will be deducted for being turned in late, an additional 5 points will be deducted for each week late.
In a cohesive paragraph/essay format, please address the following questions.
- What is the author’s argument?
- What evidence does the author use to support their argument? (Be specific!)
- What do you think about the author’s argument? Has it made you think about our course material in new ways? (i.e. this is not just a summary, you need to carefully consider the author’s thesis and determine if you find it convincing; or if you have unanswered questions; or if it makes you think about material in class in a new way, etc. Support your opinion, questions and/or thoughts with specific examples/questions).