Arago: Exhibits

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Visual Resources: A Complement to Texts

15 lira 'Charity' single

Charity, 1962

350 lire 'Madonna with the Parrot' and Rubens' Self-portrait single

"Madonna with the Parrot" and Rubens' Self-Portrait, 1977

Benefits of using Visual Resources to Complement Textual Sources

• Good for students who are not strong readers

• Encourages students to use language and vocabulary of visual world

• Promotes the importance of iconography in religious studies

• Encourages students to develop critical-thinking skills by interpreting images

• Builds skills in making connections