The Heart is a Lonely Hunter
by Carson McCullers
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter: Symbols Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Heart is a Lonely Hunter? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Music is central to the development of which character?
Q. Singer stops using his hands to communicate when:
He forgets how to use sign language
Antonapoulos gets taken away
His hands get tired
He has nothing to say
Q. The cycle of violence, poverty and hopelessness that many characters seem to be stuck in is symbolized by what?
Food at the diner
Q. Mick's shorts symbolize what?
Her lingering childhood
Her Southern lifestyle
The brevity of her life
Q. "From each according to his ability, to each according to his need" is fundamental to the philosophy of what thinker?