Due April 8 by 5pm

On Monday, April 8, students will submit a 3-5 page typed, double-spaced essay on a topic about the global Cold War during the 1950s and 1960s provided to them in class on Thursday, April 4. All essays must include both primary and secondary source material from the assigned readings properly cited using Chicago-style footnotes.  Outside research is allowed but not required.  Essays will be graded on depth of analysis, use of evidence, and quality of prose. Late essays will be penalized up to 5 points each day.