Mcqs Clouds

As a mode of literary criticism or theory, gender theory attempts to bring which of the following to literary texts ?

A. An understanding of the various conceptions and understandings of gender that have carried throughout various cultures

B. An understanding of gender as a human construct

C. An understanding of how standard histories of western societies are presented in terms of heterosexual identity

D. All of these.

Related Questions on Introduction to Literary Studies Mcqs

In “Characters of Shakespeare’s Plays”, what does William Hazlitt mean when he states the following: “We do not like to see our author’s plays acted, and least of all, ’Hamlet’. There is no play that suffers so much in being transferred to the stage” ?

A. Hamlet cannot be staged properly because of the complexity of the play’s use of language.

B. Hamlet is not relevant to the Romantic age.

C. The role of Hamlet cannot be properly played by any actor.

D. Hamlet is a work that was written to be read, not performed.