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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. Which of the following ways did the author not say women deserved in the monologue "Going Worldwide"?
2. What is the name of the monologue that discusses birth?
3. What does the speaker of "Crooked Braid" say came loose in her husband when they made love?
4. Who does the speaker of "Crooked Braid" get accused of flirting with after being beaten by her husband?
5. What does the speaker of "The Vulva Club" say she had a childhood passion for?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is the young woman from Juarez described in the monologues of the same title?
2. How is the expansion of V-Day described in "The V-Day Model Expands"?
3. How are the spotlight campaigns described in "V-World"?
4. How does the author describe the birth of her granddaughter in the book?
5. What does the author say about birth at the beginning of "I Was There In the Room"?
6. What conclusion does the author come to regarding the words of the prostitute at the end of "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy"?
7. How does the speaker in "The Vulva Club" describe naming her vagina?
8. Describe the plight the transgendered woman faced in "They Beat the Girl out of my Boy...or so they Tried".
9. What does the author say the word home meant to the homeless women discussed in "The Little Coochi Snorcher that Could"?
10. How do the authors describe the original creation of V-Day by Eve Ensler in the monologue "In the Beginning"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the portrayal of men and women in the book. What might we be able to learn about the author's opinions of men based on their portrayal in the book; how do men create violence for women?
Essay Topic 2
Prostitution is portrayed very interestingly in the book with it almost being shown as helpful rather than harmful. Analyze the author's portrayal of prostitution in the play and discuss her reasons behind allowing the speaker of "The Woman Who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy" to offer such advice to readers.
Essay Topic 3
Analyze the author's portrayal of rape in the book. What role might the author's own experience with rape have on the way it is addressed in the play?
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