Renaissance Essay 2017


Free Response Essay:  Prepare to write in class on .                  

 The Renaissance marks a significant change from the era that preceded it. What are the factors that define the Renaissance? Describe four specific examples that exemplify the extent of this change in the following four areas:

  • Visual arts (either painting or sculpture)
  • Architecture
  • Print culture
  • Monarchy

Introductory paragraph needs a crisp thesis. Cite specific examples, meaning that you can do better than “Some Italian guy painting wild pictures on somebody’s ceiling.” You can get the picture… (Punny, isn’t it?)