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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Allendy characterize Hugo?
2. In April, how did Perles' feelings for Nin change?
3. What was the motivation behind Miller's tirade about Hugo and Nin's relationship?
4. Who suggested to Nin that she might be losing herself in what was not hers?
5. What did Miller say in Nin's studio that hurt her feelings in April?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why was Nin unable to believe Miller would leave Mansfield for her?
2. What revitalized Hugo and Nin's relationship in May?
3. How was Nin deluding herself in her relationship with Miller?
4. Describe the double standards in Miller and Nin's relationship.
5. Why did Nin describe her journal as being an addiction?
6. How did Miller and Nin's relationship start to change in June?
7. Why was Nin unhappy in her home and with Hugo by May?
8. In what ways did Perles Miller's love for Nin in June and how did she counter his claims?
9. How did Miller attempt to advance his relationship with Nin in May?
10. What was Dr. Allendy's analysis of Nin's relationships?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In what ways did the inequalities in the romantic relationships between Nin, Miller, Mansfield, and Hugo lead to their extramarital affairs in an attempt to search for their own identities? Why? Did this seem to work for them? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
How did her relationships with Miller and Mansfield cause Nin to begin questioning the reality around her at the end of her journal? What did this suggest about Nin's need to move on with her life, as well as how she had grown throughout the course of this year? What did this ultimately reveal about her feelings for both Miller and Mansfield?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the roles of domination and submission in regards to the many relationships depicted in this journal. Do not confine this discussion strictly to how it related to Anais Nin.
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