Flashcards in A Lesson Before Dying Deck (25):
Who does Vivian think is in love with Grant?
What day is the execution to take place?
Where does Jefferson receive visitors outside of his cell?
What was the topic of the play the children put on?
What was the name of the young deputy who was friendly toward Grant and Jefferson?
Who does the sheriff call "Professor"?
What was the religion of Grant's girlfriend?
What was the name of the bar that Grant frequents?
Who owns the big house that used to be the center of the plantation?
What was the name of Grant's girlfriend?
Who does Grant live with?
Where is the school located?
In a church
What is the only word from the trial that Miss Emma remembers?
What is Grant's profession?
What war had just ended a few years prior to the time of the novel?
World War II
How many cell mates did Jefferson have?
Who was "the bravest man" at the execution?
Who was the great early bluesman who recorded "boogie chillen" ?
John Lee Hooker
Who was the African American baseball player who broke the color barrier in 1946 and layer for the Brooklyn Dogers?
Why does the Reverend and Miss Emma hate the radio Grant gave Jefferson?
Besides the radio - what is the other main gift that Grant gives to Jefferson?
Notebook and pencil
Who tells Grant that he (Grant) is not educated?
Who speaks badly of Jefferson at the bar and thus aggravates Grant?
Mutates brick layer
Who was the great African American heavy-weight boxer who was idolized in the community during Grant's youth?