Beginning Theory: An Introduction to Literary and Cultural Theory Quiz

Peter Barry
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

The institutional acceptance of the term "queer" dates to a 1990 conference on "queer theory" at what major university? (from Lesbian/gay criticism)

2.

________ read major works from an ecocritic point of view and extend the application of concepts to areas other than the natural world. (from Ecocriticism)

3.

The chapter "Feminist Criticism" informs the reader that "for her notion of the basic opposition between semiotic and the symbolic Kristeva was indebted to Jacques Lacan and his distinction between two realms, the ________ and the ________. (from Feminist criticism)

4.

The chapter "Stylistics" states that the stop-start quality can be removed and cohesion achieved by what linguists call "pronominalization," using ________. (from Stylistics)

5.

Peter Barry states that ________ is best understood by seeing it initially in the context of its own origins within feminism in the 1980s. (from Lesbian/gay criticism)

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