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Sarah Kane
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. How long is the film "Skin"?

2. Who tells C that she has lost him in Part 2 of "Crave"?

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

4. Who does the protagonist of "4.48 Psychosis" prophesy is dead?

5. What does A speak in the final moments of "Crave"?

Short Essay Questions

1. Discuss the character dynamic in the first half of "Crave." Who pursues who?

2. What acts of love are presented in the ending of "Cleansed"?

3. Discuss the setting of "Crave." How does the setting evoke the play's themes?

4. What is the central theme of "Crave"? How does this relate to the other works in the anthology?

5. Why is Grace beaten in Scene 10 of "Cleansed"? Who appears to her in this scene?

6. How does Tinker attempt to help Grace in the second half of "Cleansed"?

7. What takes place while Billy is at Marcia's apartment in "Skin"?

8. What character does M take on in the second half of "Crave"? How does A change in Part 2?

9. What theme is central in the play "4.48 Psychosis"? How does this tie to the other plays of the anthology?

10. In what state does the protagonist awaken in Part 2 of "4.48 Psychosis"?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Discuss the theme of sexual desire in "Phaedra's Love". How is the theme of love perverted by Kane?

Essay Topic 2

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

Essay Topic 3

Define the literary and dramatic terms "objective," "obstacle," "action," and "conflict." How do each of these apply in Scene 2 in "Blasted"?

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