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the mother

the mother

  

by Gwendolyn Brooks

the mother: Context Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around the mother? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. When was Gwendolyn Brooks born?


1817
1917
1950
2017
Q. What prize did Brooks win in 1950?


The Pulitzer Prize
The Peabody Award
The Nobel
The Olympic Gold Medal in Synchronized Swimming
Q. What movement did Brooks become associated with in the 1960s and '70s?


Futurism
The Black Arts Movement
The Black Panthers
Abstract Expressionism
Q. What city is Brooks most associated with?


Washington DC
East Egg
Chicago
Minneapolis
Q. When was Roe v. Wade passed?


1916
1973
2001
it wasn't
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