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1
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When did Canada gain full independence from the uk?

A

1982

2
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Which critic argues that the Canada is a neighbour as well as an outsider to the USA?

A

David Staines

3
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Which critic argues that the contrast between Canada and the USA is important for understanding the novel?

A

Gina Wisker

4
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Who coined structuralism and the concept of binary opposites?

A

Claude Levi-Strauss; Roland Barthes

5
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Which radical feminist writer gained national fame for favouring the anti-pornography movement?

A

Andrea Dworkin

6
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Which critic comments on the paradox of Moira’s bunny costume?

A

Lorna Irvine

7
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When were ‘The Canterbury Tales’ written?

A

Late 1300s

8
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Which critic describes the Handmaids’ outfits as a personification of a religious sacrifice?

A

Barbara Hill Rigney

9
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Who coined the term ‘objective correlative’?

A

T.S. Eliot

10
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Which literary critic suggested that the recycling of mythology allows texts to transcend time?

A

Northrop Frye

11
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Which critic argues that Offred’s confessions of unreliability challenge Pieixoto’s view of historiography as authentication of the past?

A

Coral Ann Howells

12
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Who was Serena Joy’s previous televised singing career based on?

A

American televangelist Jim Bakker and his singer and talkshow-host wife, Tammy Faye