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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Billie Holiday when she dies?
2. Miriam Monasch's father calls her his little _________.
3. What is Miriam Monasch waiting to eat after swimming?
4. What color is the car that the man drives who stops to offer Kate Millett a ride in the snowstorm?
5. What does the young man use to distract Honor Moore's baby brother?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the relationship between guilt and shame and the role these emotions played in the pieces throughout the anthology. Give examples by using quotes to support your discussion.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss three pieces in the anthology in terms of the imagery used and how imagery impacts both the literary and thematic aspects of the work.
Essay Topic 3
What role does the media play in perpetuating the image of women as objects of sexual pleasure? Do you agree with Ellen Bass's indictments of the media and society made in the Introduction?
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