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HIS 120CA WEEK 4 Jazz Age Presentation

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HIS 120CA WEEK 4 Jazz Age Presentation


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Select one individual from any of the following lists. No two students will present the same person. There are many others you might want to research. Check with the instructor if you want to add a different film or artist from this era.


The Great Train Robbery (1903 version by Thomas Edison)

The Jazz Singer (1927 version)

Actors and actresses

Harold Lloyd

Greta Garbo

Charlie Chaplin

Lillian Gish

Rudolph Valentino

Louise Brooks

William S. Hart


Zora Neale Hurston

Langston Hughes

Wallace Thurman

Jessie Fauset

Claude McKay

John Steinbeck

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Ernest Hemmingway


Louis Armstrong

Billie Holiday

Glenn Miller

George M. Cohan

Scott Joplin


Lois Mailou Jones

Jacob Lawrence

Aaron Douglas

Prepare a 5- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation outlining the individual’s contributions to our culture.

Format your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.

Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.

Note. You will present your Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation to the entire class. Duration should be a minimum of four minutes and a maximum of ten. You must mention at least four historical issues or events during this person’s career to earn full points. Example: John Steinbeck’s novel In Dubious Battle talked about the appeal of communism to laid off workers in America during the Great Depression.

HIS 120CA WEEK 4 Jazz Age Presentation