Rilke on Love and Other Difficulties, Translations and Considerations of Rainer Maria Rilke Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

In an untitled poem from "Rilke's Poems on Other Difficulties," Rilke writes, "Great star of love's priestesses, which _____ kindles from its own right." (from Poems on Other Difficulties)

2.

Mood writes that the affirmative tone of "The Dragon-Princess" comes from its ambiguity and what? (from The Dragon-Princess)

3.

What word is difficult in translation of Rilke's epitaph because of a pun on the word in the original German? (from The Difficulty of Dying: Rilke's Self-Composed Epitaph)

4.

What sculptor had an influence on Rilke's writing? (from Poems on Other Difficulties)

5.

Mood writes in the Epilogue that one translator said of Rilke's controversial line, "even ____would not bother to satirize." (from The Difficulty of Dying: Rilke's Self-Composed Epitaph)

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