You will work on several assignments that will result in a 1500- 1800 word (5-6 page) research essay. You will identify an issue related to When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-Cullors, and write an argumentative essay in which you analyze and take a stand on this issue. You will cite from a total of four to six sources, including Patrisse Khan-Cullors' memoir and three to five sources from the SBCC Library databases.
The information on the following tabs of this guide will help you identify keywords for your topic, find and evaluate different types of sources, and cite your sources.
If you need more help with your research, contact a librarian by chat, phone, email, or in person, or explore the library's online tutorials.
For writing help, see the About SBCC's Writing Center or The SBCC Learning Resource Center Writing Tools Online.
This fall's SBCC Reads book is When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir! Co-author Patrisse Khan-Cullors will be at SBCC on November 15, 2018 to deliver the Annual Leonardo Dorantes Lecture. See the SBCC Reads 2018 Fall research guide for more information and links to related resources.