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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Michael needs a new license to practice as _________________ in Venezuela.
2. Who is Pablo Neruda?
3. What does Willie think Allende is doing every night?
4. What does Allende see at her bedside one morning?
5. What illness do Michael, Paula and Nicolas all have?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Allende's work is sometimes categorized as magic realism. Explain what that means to you and why it is a common categorization for Latin writers especially. Cite an example that supports this classification of Allende's writing.
Essay Topic 2
Allende's story has some very important themes that run throughout the book. Cite at least three themes with examples to support your answers.
Essay Topic 3
What was the nature of Meme's spirituality? How did it exhibit? Do you think it was authentic? Or was it the vivid imagination of a gifted storyteller? Explain.
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