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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Lewis tell Joy?
2. Joy and Lewis discuss the possibility of what?
3. What activity does Joy engage in?
4. Riley and the others discuss what?
5. Who is Lewis addressing as this scene opens?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In the first scene of the play, Lewis describes what is meant by "Shadowlands." What definition does he give to this term? Why do you think the play is titled by this? What meaning does the play give us for what the Shadowlands are?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Lewis and Warnie's impressions and feelings about Joy in the first act of the play. How to the two men see Joy? How do their feelings change and evolve about Joy through the play?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Warnie and Lewis. What differences are there between the two men? What similarities do they share? How do the men react to Joy's presence in their lives?
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