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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. What does the speaker of "The Vulva Club" say she had a childhood passion for?
2. Which of the following adjectives is not used when describing the thought of wearing a Muslim headpiece?
3. How would the speaker of "The Little Coochi Snorcher that Could" be described?
4. What does the last interview shown in the comments after "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy" say the author needed to address about the vagina?
5. Where has the process of transformation in women not begun, according to "V-World"?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the author describe the reactions of her public performances of the Vagina Monologues in "Reclaiming cunt"?
2. How do the authors describe the original creation of V-Day by Eve Ensler in the monologue "In the Beginning"?
3. How does a woman attempt to shame her husband in "Crooked Braid"?
4. How is the prostitute's work described in "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy"?
5. What does the lesbian that is in the second interview in "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy" say about vaginas?
6. How does the author describe the birth of her granddaughter in the book?
7. How does the speaker in "The Little Coochi Snorcher that Could" describe her intimate encounter with an older woman when she was 16?
8. What role did college campuses have in furthering the V-Day movement?
9. How does the author say she believed she was objectifying women in the comments after "The Woman who Loved to Make Vaginas Happy"?
10. Describe the plight the transgendered woman faced in "They Beat the Girl out of my Boy...or so they Tried".
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the author's use of the "Vagina Fact" in the book. What information might the author be trying to distribute to the reader through these facts and the Vagina Facts throughout the play?
Essay Topic 2
Violence against women is a leading theme in the author's overall message to the readers of the book. Part 1.) Why does the author argue that women are more subjected to violence than men? Part 2.) How does the author use visual imagery to raise awareness to the commonplace of female violence in the world? Part 3.) What efforts does the author make to try and bring an end to violence against women?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the nature of the book's set-up, including analysis of the Introduction, Forward and Preface. What information are we able to learn from the commentary included in these sections of the book?
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