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Light in August

Light in August

by

William Faulkner

Light in August: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Light in August? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What legacy is central to this story?


Slavery
Imperialism
Immigration
World War I
World War II
Q. Several characters are haunted by


History
Math
Politics
Psychology
Sociology
Q. Characters are distinguished from one another by how they perceive


Fate
Religion
Freedom
Free will
Education
Q. The town could be described as judgmental. Which theme is this?


Race
Memory and the Past
Fate and Free Will
Society and Class
Religion
Q. McEachern's strict Calvinistic beliefs leave no room for


Education
Prayer
Fun
Sorrow
Redemption
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