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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Of the following, which was not one of the needs Nin required to be handled by men?
2. How did Nin describe Hugo to Miller when defending him?
3. In May, to where did Dr. Allendy accompany Nin?
4. Where was Nin's studio?
5. Why did Allendy tell Nin she should put on some weight?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Nin's evolution as a writer from the beginning of her journal to the end of her affair with Miller, as well as how and why the events of that time shaped her as an artist.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the many different lovers of Nin throughout the year of this journal (be sure to include June Mansfield). Discuss how their differences caused Nin to love each one differently, as well as how it was related to her need to find complete fulfillment.
Essay Topic 3
Analyze Miller's sexism and possessive jealousy of Nin, as well as how it related to his relationship with Mansfield and, eventually, friendship with Hugo.
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