Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Preface: Theater and Culture
1. What is the meaning behind the title of "The Theater and Its Double"?
2. What does Artaud write of civilization and culture in his Preface?
3. What does Artaud say in reference to totems in his Preface?
4. How does Artaud associate culture and art?
Short Essay Question - I. Theater and the Plague
5. What did Saint-Remys do following his dream of the plague?
6. How does the author describe the effects of a plague on civilization?
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