Voices from the Harlem Renaissance Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Alien Gospel or Source of Inspiration?; Alienation, Anger, Rage.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the title of Hughes's poem that points out that artistic endeavors can release the "hurt in your heart"?
(a) "Heart".
(b) "Hurt".
(c) "Hurt Heart".
(d) "Heat".

2. What ethnicity is Paul in the essay "Cane"?
(a) Indian.
(b) Italian.
(c) Spanish.
(d) It never says directly.

3. What is the title of the poem that expresses McKay's love and hatred for America?
(a) "The Duality of Life".
(b) "The Dual Relationship in America".
(c) "America".
(d) "Mixed Emotions".

4. What does the author of "Art or Propaganda" believe about the sustainability of art?
(a) It must have propaganda.
(b) Someone has to feel connected to it.
(c) It needs to be durable to last.
(d) It needs a purpose.

5. What does Cullen seem to indicate about heaven in her poem "She of the Dancing Feet Sings"?
(a) That heaven is really fun.
(b) That everyone in heaven is really talented.
(c) That eveyone is pretty in heaven.
(d) That heaven is a very serious place.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who says that those participating in the riots were acting out of self-defense?

2. According to Domingo, what are the men of the "Old Crowd" filled with?

3. Who cuts Cozzens with a razor from Pop Overton's shop in "Blades of Steel"?

4. What essay concludes with the idea that labor organizations should "harness the discontent of Negroes" in order to obtain "working class emancipation"?

5. What is the title of Marcus A. Garvey's essay that follows "Garveyism"?

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