2250 Prose Quiz
...this is open books and open vocabulary lists (mine or Metro's)...
- Which of the stories we've read uses metafiction, and how does it use it?
- What does it mean to dramatize a scene, and why would an author want to do
it? Give an example of a dramatized scene from one of our prose
- If we think about Freytag's Triangle with it's high point, or climax, what
is the climax in Oranges Aren't the Only Fruit, and how do you know?
- When thinking about characters, what is a grotesque? Give 3 examples
of grotesque characters one of our prose readings or books.
- What is minimalism in prose? What is maximalism in prose? Give
examples of each from our readings.