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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Nun carry?
2. Who prays for forgiveness for masturbating?
3. What music plays as the Senoritas pray?
4. When does Senorita 2 say the Man sat at the bar across the street drinking beer?
5. What does the Guerrillera say that third world women are?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the role of Pop Culture in Beautiful Senoritas. What forms of Pop Culture are represented in the play? What is their purpose? How do these reflect the themes of the play?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the ways in which the characters break the fourth wall. What does this phrase mean? What effect does this produce? Why do characters in the play break from the action?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the elements of the play that relate to Latino culture in particular as a patriarchal society, as opposed to North American culture. What differences in Latino culture make it more difficult for women to achieve equality? How is this presented in the play?
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