Literary Criticism Theories Quiz
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Literary Criticism Theories Quiz

Test your knowledge of literary criticism theories with this quiz. Evaluate different approaches like New Criticism, Formalist Criticism, and Archetypal Criticism and their key principles. Explore how these theories interpret and analyze literature.

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Which literary criticism denies the impact of the reader’s personal experience?

New Criticism or Formalist Criticism

Which literary criticism focuses on how gender affects a literary work, writer, or reader?

Feminist Criticism

Which literary criticism examines the culture and society from which literature is produced?

Historicism

Which literary criticism is based on the linguistic theories of Ferdinand Saussure and cultural theories of Claude Levi-Strauss?

<p>Structuralism</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary criticism argues that literature is a product of real, social, and economic existence?

<p>Marxist Criticism</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary criticism identifies certain archetypes, such as the heroic quest and the changing seasons, as simple repeated patterns or images of human experience?

<p>Archetypal Criticism</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary criticism is based on the linguistic theories of Ferdinand Saussure and cultural theories of Claude Levi-Strauss, seeking to make explicit the 'grammar' of language?

<p>Structuralism</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary criticism examines the culture and society from which literature is produced, and how this influence affects the literature?

<p>Historicism</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary criticism argues that literature must answer to real, social, and economic existence?

<p>Marxist Criticism</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary criticism combines several critical methods while focusing on the questions of how gender affects a literary work, writer, or reader?

<p>Feminist Criticism</p> Signup and view all the answers

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