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Literature of the Americas - Oakland Campus: Political Cartoons

A guide to assist with resources for assignments in ENGLIT 0573: Literature of the Americas with Dr. Shalini Puri.

Databases to Search

Helpful tips for searching in ARTstor:

  • Enter "Artstor Digital Library" to search
  • Search for your key terms to pull up all results
  • Limit search by year, country, or type of medium

Classifications to view:

  • "Drawings and Watercolors" for political cartoons
  • "Prints" for advertisements and political cartoons

Helpful tips for searching newspaper databases:

  • Conduct search for your keywords
  • Limit search results to "images," "cartoon," "illustration," and "editorial cartoon"

Search examples:

  • relationship between the Americas