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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the narrator say that the modern woman writer may use writing as, rather than self-expression?
2. Whose point of view takes over for the narrator at the end of Chapter 6?
3. One objection that Woolf addresses to her narrative is that she is being too _________ in her arguments.
4. The narrator says that Dorothy Osborne had a talent for what?
5. What age does the narrator say has been the most sex-conscious?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the different ways that the narrator reveals women are objectified. For example, how are they simply mirrors for men? In what other ways are women presented as inactive objects?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the characterization of Judith. How is she different from her brother? How are they similar? What does she represent to the narrator?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the use of literary allusions in A Room of One's Own. Who/what is mentioned? How do these people and works relate to the story? What does the prevalence of allusions indirectly say about the author's own intelligence?
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