Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Part 1
1. What has happened to the interest in fasting at the beginning of the story? How has this affected the artist?
2. Describe the hunger artist. What does he look like? What does he wear?
3. What does the artist "do" in the cage? What is his interaction with the audience?
4. What does the artist recollect about the old days in contrast to now?
5. What has changed about the audience in terms of their belief in the artist?
6. Who are the...
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