Cultures and Arts of Africa and Oceania
In this essay, you will have a chance to reflect upon the interplay of various cultures covered in this class to research further. Choose one of the three topics to research further, using your text and online resources to explore in depth.
Essay Topic: (Choose and gather research and develop into essay.)
- Compare and contrast the arts and cultures of Africa and Oceania. Consider the role and power of art in such areas as mask-making, dance, body adornments and power figures in any African and Oceanic cultures. What similarities can be found?