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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Speaking in Tongues: The Third World Woman Writer.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Hattie Gossett claim "is really a drag"?
(a) Telling the truth about the women's movement today.
(b) Writing the introduction to your own book.
(c) Finding one's own voice.
(d) Meditation with a guru.
2. According to the introduction of "And When you Leave, Take Your Pictures with You: Racism in the Women's Movement," women of color are veterans of____________.
(b) Class and color war.
(c) Supremacist ideals.
(d) Diminished self-worth.
3. What must one do to become visible, according to "Invisibility is an Unnatural Disaster: Reflections of an Asian American Woman"?
(a) Trust in ourselves.
(b) Be honored by our culture.
(c) Succeed in the face of society.
(d) Refuse to separate the actor from thier actions.
4. In "Wonder Woman," what does the narrator wonder about the women whom she stares at?
(a) If they are afraid of who they are.
(b) If they notice her the way she notices them.
(c) If they share her dreams.
(d) If they wish to be someone else.
5. According to the footnotes for Jo Carrillo's poem "Beyond the Cliffs of Abiquiu," to what land is the poem dedicated?
(a) All Americans.
(b) Native Inhabitants.
(d) A National Sacrifice area for energy.
Short Answer Questions
1. What metaphor does Gloria Anzaldua use to compare writing to?
2. What was the name of the anthology that the author of "Invisibility is an Unnatural Disaster: Reflections of an Asian American Woman" taught for a segment of Ethnic American Literature?
3. According to Gloria Anzaldua, who said, "Complacency is a far more dangerous attitude than outrage."
4. Why does Rosario Morales carry a "pole 18 inches long"?
5. "Even though we go hungry we are not impoverished of ________________." ("Speaking in Tongues: A Letter to 3rd World Women Writers")
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