1. Write a thesis statement for this article. A thesis statement should contain the main argument that the author is trying to prove and be 2-3 sentences in length.
2. Determine five facts presented by the author that establishes the foundation of his/her argument and furthers your understanding of the artist and his work.
3. Identify a weakness in the argument. What do you have a hard time following or find difficult to completely believe or understand?
4. How does Michelangelo reveal his understnding of ancient sculpture in the Bacchus? Keep in mind figura serpentinata.
Theme: Use of the Antique