|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Shannon recite?
2. What type of chicken does Maxine say she means?
3. What does Hannah ask Shannon if he is planning to conduct?
4. What does Shannon come out of the cubicle like a survivor of?
5. Where did Hannah meet the second man?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA greatly influenced modern literature and theater. Choose a book or play that you think was influenced by THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA and discuss their similarities in terms of the following:
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Tennessee Williams' life. In what way is his life and personality is reflected in the play? Where could he have learned about the world of espionage? In what ways is he like or unlike the main character?
Essay Topic 3
Examine sex in the play.
1) How do the characters in the play view sex?
2) What does the representation of sex say about American society in the early sixties?
3) How did the public react to the novel's representation when it was first published? How would the public react to a similar book today?
This section contains 222 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)