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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Karen Asherah goes to the Kanagy's for _________.
2. What is the father's name in the story "Shoes"?
3. What is Miriam Monasch waiting to eat after swimming?
4. What is the name of the mom's boyfriend who rapes Jana Vincenti?
5. For how many years does Beverly Sky's father refuse to speak to her after the incident with the priest?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the symbolism used in the pieces "Remembering Dream" and "My Half Sleep." What distance to the event do these symbols create for both the author and the reader?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss some of the things that these women lost, sometimes even through the next generation, as a result of childhood abuse.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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