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SECTION 1: Choose three of the following four quotations. Identify the excerpt (author and text), then state the significance of the quotation (10 points each; 3 X 10 = 30 points).

Suggested Time: 22 minutes

A) "all narrative posits, if not the Sovereign Judge, at least a Sherlock Holmes capable of going back over the ground, and thereby the meaning of the cipher left by a life"


B) "This is the story of a man marked by an image from his childhood."


C) "Am I supposed to believe that’s a real name?"


D) "seeing is believing"

SECTION 2: Choose three of the following four terms or names and explain the significance of each (10 points each; 3 X 10 = 30 points).

Suggested Time: 22 minutes

A) Proairetic and hermeneutic codes


B) Metaphor


C) Repetition Compulsion


D) Discourse


Sample Mid-Term Exam

ENGL 373H: The Theory of SF&F

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