For Undergraduates

Writing About Visuals

November 6, -
Speaker(s): Hannah Taylor
Visuals are an essential component of writing in many disciplines--from graphs in the physical sciences to reproductions of artwork in the humanities to maps in the social sciences. Yet students often struggle to write about visual materials effectively. This session presents an innovative heuristic to help students move beyond "See Figure 1" through a simple yet powerful vocabulary.

Thompson Writing Program

Writing About Visuals


Jennifer Deese