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Sonny's Blues

Sonny's Blues

by James Baldwin

Sonny's Blues: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Sonny's Blues? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What illuminates literally and figuratively?


God
Light
Lamps
Sun
Flashlight
Q. When the narrator's mom talks of how his uncle passed away, she describes the


Sun
Funeral
Moonlight
Grave
Wake
Q. When Sonny is playing in the nightclub, the spotlight turns


White
Yellow
Black
Red
Blue
Q. What symbolizes fear and dread?


Light
Moon
Ice
Blue
Boats
Q. Jazz music makes the narrator


Sensual
Peaceful
Calm
Angry
Sad
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