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The Garden of Forking Paths

The Garden of Forking Paths

by Jorge Luis Borges

The Garden of Forking Paths: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Garden of Forking Paths? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. A great deal of the story is devoted to finding a metaphor for


Time
Hatred
Insanity
Love
Q. What is intertextuality?


Alien invasion
Excerpts from and references to texts within a story
Footnotes
Something really, really weird
Q. According to Ts'ui Pen's books,


Certain outcomes will occur no matter the circumstances that lead to them.
Certain outcomes never exist.
Q. Albert studies whose culture?


Chinese
Indian
African
Venezuelan
Q. Yu Tsun's narrative has frequent use of which word?


Implacable
Indecisive
Irrelevant
Iridiscent
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