5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Edgar Allen Poe
- Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain
- Louise Erdrich
- Washington Irving
- a "Dear John Wayne".
- b "The Fall of the House of Usher". House= 1) buildings 2) minds 3) family doppelganger (incest [both spiritual and actual], house and its flaw, twin)
- c "Landscape and Desire: The European Imagination and the New World". -his idea of paradise -eroticism of nature and the land
- d "The Devil and Tom Walker". -faust story (sells his soul to the devil)
- e "Cannibalism in the Cars".
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- "This Is What It Means To Say Pheonix, Arizona". *Symbols/motifs: -fathers and sons -fire, ashes, rebirth -last image= salmon swimming upstream
- "A Model of Christian Charity" (City on a Hill).
- "The Day of Doom" & "God's Controversy with New England".
- "The Yellow Wallpaper".
- "Song of the Sky Loom". -family/creation -seasonal renewal -weaving conceit (warp/weft)
5 True/False Questions
Kate Chopin → "Dear John Wayne".
William Bradford → Othello.
Charles Chesnutt → "The Story of an Hour". Themes: repression of women in a male-dominated society Symbols: -springtime -patches of blue sky
Nathaniel Hawthorne → The Scarlet Letter. Motifs: -civilization vs. the wilderness -night vs. day Symbols: -scarlet letter -the meteor -Pearl -rosebush next to the prison door
Lawrence Wright → "Letter from Jerusalem: Forcing the End".