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Tropic of Cancer

Tropic of Cancer


by Henry Miller

Tropic of Cancer: Ah, the Details Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Tropic of Cancer? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Where does the novel open?

A dorm in Dijon
A palace in Tuscany
Villa Borghese
Q. Who is Henry's favorite prostitute?

Q. After scrounging for way too long, Miller gets a job as what?

A proofreader and a pimp
An exorcist
A grocer
A Shmoop writer
Q. How does Henry's trip to Le Havre end up?

It's the best time of his life
It's boring
He's a drunken mess
It's just low-key good times
Q. Where is Henry Miller from?

New York