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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What, according to the narrator, is it fatal for anyone who writes to do?
2. How many sitting rooms did a middle-class 19th century family have?
3. To what does Woolf compare Fascist poetry?
4. According to the narrator, Elizabethan literature would have been very different if women had begun writing in what century?
5. The narrator says that "money dignifies what is __________ if unpaid for."
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Charlotte Bronte and Jane Austen. Given what the narrator reveals about each women, how are they similar in both their approach to writing and their experience of it? How is this evidenced in their works?
Essay Topic 2
Why is androgyny important in fiction, according to the narrator/Woolf? How does not being sex-conscious enhance fiction? What examples does Woolf provide of writers who wrote from both sides of the brain?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the characterization of Judith. How is she different from her brother? How are they similar? What does she represent to the narrator?
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