Preparing Students for Conferences
History 574: "Sharing Exercise": for Presentation of Paper Themes on 10 Nov. 20__, and for Office Hour Discussions of Papers.
1. If I had to summarize the theme of my historical essay in no more than two or three sentences, I would state:
2. If I had to phrase my theme as a question for which I hope to develop an answer, my question would be:
3. Optional: If I had a hypothesis to share about items 1 & 2 above, the hypothesis would be:
4. The sources we have read (both primary and secondary) that are likely to be most useful for my paper are:
5. My biggest concern or anxiety about the paper is:
PLEASE FILL IN AND USE THIS AS A REFERENCE IN YOUR BRIEF PRESENTATIONS ON 10 NOV. AND IN YOUR OFFICE MEETINGS WITH ME ON YOUR PAPERS. THANKS.