Cards in this guide (29)
What makes a region a region
A region is an area that shares more than one characteristic
What is one way Modernist writers presented multiple points of view in a single story
By using multiple narrators
Modernist writers of fiction tended to prefer what kind of characterization
Modernist writers of fiction tended to prefer indirect
characterization. Modernist writers also preferred unreliable
narrators. Other literary devices used in modernist writing were
stream-of-consciousness and interior monologue.
What is a major difference between the personalities of Cash and Anse according to the way Faulkner writes about each character
Cash thinks clearly, but Anse's thoughts do not make sense.
How does As I Lay Dying most meet the definition of Modernist literature
it gives a realistic view of the characters thoughts --- i got
Which of these stories fits the model of the American dream
Middle class salesman buys his family a home after 20 years of hard work - APEX
What is one way in which traditional storytelling is different from Modernist stories
Problems were solved at the end of traditional stories - APEX
In as i lay dying Whose coffin is Cash building
What is the narrator doing in the first paragraph of The End of Something by Ernest Hemingway
Which of these is a hardship Margaret Frink says they endured on their journey
extreme cold was what I got.
Which of these is the best example of rejecting traditional beliefs
It does not matter if children go to school.(Apex)
Which of these is the best example of fragmentation
a story that starts with the climax
A story that begins after the resolution
What is one way modernist writers use unreliable narrators to support their ideas about the world
By exaggerating the truth (apex)
What is Cash building in As I Lay Dying
Where is the narrator in the first paragraph of the end of something by Ernest Hemingway
In a garden during the war.
Which part of frinks narrative is a strong example of an objective account
When she describes abandoned wagons on the trail
What characteristics of Ernest Hemingway's short story The End of Something is the best example of fragmentation
The jump from the war in one paragraph to a milling town in the next.
Which of these parts of Ernest Hemingway's short story The End of Something is the best example of rejection of traditional beliefs
When Nick says love is not fun
What best describes the tone of Faulkner's speech in the audio recording of his Nobel Prize address
In as I lay dying What was anse hoping to get fixed someday
Which aspect of anses narration from as i lay dying most clearly makes him an unreliable narrator
his insistence that the road brings bad luck
In as I lay dying what is anse most preoccupied with
What is most clearly a theme in The Great Gatsby
Immortality leads to suffering
What is one way in which traditional storytelling is different from Modernist stories A. The characters in traditional stories are flawed. B. Traditional stories are never told in the first person. C.
Problems are solved at the end of traditional stories.
What is a major difference is style between Faulkner's speech and his writing in As I Lay Dying
He outlines a clear purpose in the speech.
What is one way in which traditional storytelling is different from Modernist storiesnything
The plot is less important in modernism
What event most confirms Margaret Frink's bias about American Indians
In The Great Gatsby, which of these best explains why Daisy represents a paradox
She is very unhappy even though she is wealthy and privileged. (apex)
Which of these is a characteristic of Modernist writing