Cards in this guide (31)
What is one way Modernist writers presented multiple points of view in a single story
By using multiple narrators
Was f Scott Fitzgerald famous
Yes. F Scott Fitzgerald is one of the most famous American modernist writers. He is still widely read. The Great Gatsbyis one of his most famous novels.
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.
Why did Frederick Douglass spend three days washing in the creek before he left for Baltimore
Because Mrs. Lucretia told him he had to clean himself up
Is The frame story is an example of a literary device
No. It is a literary technique, but not a device like a metaphor or simile.
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
What is the narrator doing in the first paragraph of The End of Something by Ernest Hemingway
Which of these phrases uses the most formal diction
His pride in his appearance was strong.
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 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 symbol in the novel The Great Gatsby
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.
What qualities are shared by most of the creative expression that came out of the Harlem Renaissance
A sense of pride and determination
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
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
Which of these words best describes the pacing of Faulkner's speech in the audio recording of his Nobel Prize address
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.
Based on your knowledge of the characters in the parts you read of faulkners As I Lay Dying which of these thoughts belongs to anse
She was... well and hale as ere a woman ever were, except for that road.
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
Which of these is a characteristic of Modernist writing