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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Boesman throw the bread in Act 2?
2. Where did the child die?
3. What does "vies" mean?
4. What does "Outa" mean?
5. What does Lena tell Boesman he'll be charged with?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the word "racism." What does this word mean to you? What does it mean in the play?
Essay Topic 2
How does Boesman's treatment of Outa reflect the white man's treatment of him? Why does he act in the way he does?
Essay Topic 3
What other playwrights influenced Athol Fugard in the writing of Boesman and Lena? What genre of theater was this style?
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