Chapter I, pgs. 1-54
1. What is the first line of the novel Dhalgren by Samuel R. Delany?
(a) The in-dark answered with wind.
(b) To wound the autumnal city.
(c) So howled out for the world to give him a name.
(d) Hall of mirrors.
2. Why does the woman in the cage consider Kidd to be so worldly?
(a) Because he has been to many places.
(b) Kidd seems advanced for his years.
(c) She has been trapped in a cave.
(d) He seems like he is very wise.
3. After the two make love, what does Kidd feel?
(a) Tired because he knows he must travel more.
(b) Happy because it makes him forget about his problems.
(c) Confusion, because he has lost something.
(d) Excited because the woman is beautiful.
4. Why does the woman think that Kidd must be older than 27?
(a) He looks older than 27.
(b) He says he was born in 1948.
(c) He thinks he was born in 1924.
(d) He looks like he must be 40.
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