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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which tavern did the writer Dylan Thomas frequently visit to drink?
2. Anatole told Delmore and two other colleagues about a night he witnessed what in Spanish Harlem?
3. What was Anatole's religion in childhood?
4. What was Maya Deren's birth name?
5. What did Anatole do with Sheri after her surprise visit in Chapter 11?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the artist Sheri Donatti and her relationship with Anatole Broyard. How old was Sheri when they met? How did Anatole describe her appearance and personality?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Anatole's impressions of the customers who frequented his bookstore. What did Anatole criticize about many customers? How was his appreciation for literature different?
Essay Topic 3
What is the meaning of the title of the book? What was Broyard's association with Franz Kafka?
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