UGC NET English November 2017 Part-10

Which of the following plays by David Hare is NOT part of a trilogy of ‘state of the nation’ plays ?

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Why does Father Dolan punish Stephen with the pandybat in Joyce’s Portrait of the Artist as a young Man ?

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Chimamanda Adichie’s last novel, Americanah (2013) centres on the romantic and existential struggles of a young Nigerian woman studying in the United States and nding success as a blogger. What is her blogging about ?

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“You are your words. Your listeners see Written on your face the poems they hear Like letters carved in a tree’s bark The sight and sounds of solitudes endured”. These are lines from a poem by __________ on the death of __________.

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Allen Ginsberg’s “Howl”, a key work of the Beat Movement, was dedicated to __________.

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Which Victorian poet is the author of the following lines ? “God himself is the best Poet, And the Real is His song.”

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Using a non – linear narrative, this American novel explores the psychic damage to a veteran of World War II and shows how a measure of healing is attained through his acceptance of Laguna myths and rituals. Identify the work :

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Who among the following, has translated the classic Malayalam novel, Chemmeen ?

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What illusion does Lyuba Ranevsky in Anton Chekhov’s play The Cherry Orchard have as she looks at the orchard ?

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In his views on the death of Cordelia in King Lear, which is the ground NOT specically cited by Samuel Johnson ?

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