by Janne Teller
Nothing: Symbols Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Nothing? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is the symbol of Sofie's rape that goes into the heap of meaning?
A dirty T-shirt
A stained handkerchief
A ripped dress
A pair of stockings
Q. What objects does Anna-Li turn over, symbolically sacrificing her individuality to the group?
Her student ID
Her birth certificate
Her adoption certificate
Q. When Ursula-Marie gives up her blue braids, Agnes compares her to which Biblical character, whose hair was a symbol of his strength?
Q. Holy Karl's demand for Cinderella's head could be seen as a symbol for what type of violence?
Q. For what branch of philosophy is Nothing an allegory?