5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Nathaniel Hawthorne
- Louise Erdrich
- Anne Bradstreet
- Charlotte Perkins Gilman
- a "The Yellow Wallpaper".
- b "Song of the Sky Loom". -family/creation -seasonal renewal -weaving conceit (warp/weft)
- c The Scarlet Letter. Motifs: -civilization vs. the wilderness -night vs. day Symbols: -scarlet letter -the meteor -Pearl -rosebush next to the prison door
- d "Verses Upon the Burning of Our House, July 18th, 1666". -2 Houses: 1) burns, in this world 2) doesn't burn, eternal salvation/heaven one
- e "Dear John Wayne".
5 Multiple choice questions
- "Bartelby the Scrivener". Themes: -charity -work ethics -middle class boredom Motifs: -grayness -food Symbols: -dead letters -Alexandro Aranda's skeleton Quote: "I prefer not to."
- "Landscape and Desire: The European Imagination and the New World". -his idea of paradise -eroticism of nature and the land
- "Letter from Jerusalem: Forcing the End".
- "The Story of an Hour". Themes: repression of women in a male-dominated society Symbols: -springtime -patches of blue sky
- "The Devil and Tom Walker". -faust story (sells his soul to the devil)
5 True/False questions
William Bradford → "On Plymouth Plantations".
Michael Wigglesworth → "The Day of Doom" & "God's Controversy with New England".
Sepulveda vs. De Las Casas → Othello.
Sherman Alexie → "This Is What It Means To Say Pheonix, Arizona". *Symbols/motifs: -fathers and sons -fire, ashes, rebirth -last image= salmon swimming upstream
Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain → "Cannibalism in the Cars".