Examine a major historical change (e.g., reformation, industrial revolution, abolitionism, globalization) that affects the production of women’s art or women’s position in the art world, which inevitably also effects economic structure or other features of Western society.

 Research a global controversy related to women and creativity (e.g., women in sweatshops).

 Research a family or community artistic tradition (e.g., basket weaving, knitting) that has been mostly taken up by women, and analyze the artistic tradition in social, cultural, historical, economic, political, religious, etc. contexts and significance of the artistic tradition in relationship to a broader Western history.

 Examine women’s rights movement, feminism, girl power, postmodernism, or other women-centered cultural movement, and analyze the role of the arts in the movement as well as examples of artistic expression used to promote the movement.