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Sarah Kane
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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What refers to having the form and musical quality of a song, and especially the character of a song-like outpouring of the poet's own thoughts and feelings, as distinguished from epic and dramatic?

2. What is the name of the young black woman who Billy has an affair with in "Skin"?

3. What does Tinker administer to Grace in Scene 12 of "Cleansed"?

4. Who cuts off Carl's hands in Scene 8 of "Cleansed"?

5. Who goes to watch the Woman dance in Scene 11 of "Cleansed"?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Discuss the life and career of Sarah Kane. How many plays of Kane's were produced during her lifetime?

Essay Topic 2

Discuss the symbolic meaning of the soldier in "Blasted". How does he represent sexual violence in the piece? What was the public reaction to this violence?

Essay Topic 3

Discuss Seneca's play Phaedra and the character of Hippolytus. How is Hippolytus described in Seneca's play? How does he differ in "Phaedra's Love"?

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