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The Hour of the Star

The Hour of the Star

by Clarice Lispector

The Hour of the Star: Symbols Quiz True or False

1. What word/phrase is occasionally thrown in to indicate an important moment?Bang!
2. What gave Macabéa a sense of comfort and hope and reminded her of home?A cockerel
3. What symbolic thing is Macabéa compared to in the novella?A topaz
4. What creates the story's mood?Colorfully printed text
5. Which kind of car kills Macabéa?Mercedes

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