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Formalist Questions

  1. How do various elements of the work-plot, character, point of view, setting, tone, diction, images, symbol, etc.-reinforce its meaning?
  2. How are the elements related to the whole?
  3. What is the works major organizing principle? How is its structure unified?
  4. What issues does the work raise? How does the works structure resolve those issues?

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  2. What do the characters' emotions and behaviour reveal about their psychological states? What types of personalities are they?
  3. Are psychological matters such as repression, dreams, and desire presented consciously or unconsciously by the author?

Historical Questions

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  2. How does the work reflect the period it represents?
  3. What literary or historical influences helped to shape the form and content of the work?
  4. How important is the historical context (both the work's and your own) to interpreting the work?

Marxist Questions

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  2. How do economic conditions determine the characters' lives?
  3. What ideological values are explicit or implicit?

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  2. Is the form and content of the work influenced by the author's gender?
  3. What are the relationships between men and women? Are these relationships sources of conflict? Do they provide resolutions to conflicts?

Mythological Questions

  1. How does the story resemble other stories in plot, character, setting, or use of symbols?
  2. Are archetypes presented, such as quests, initiations, scapegoats, or withdrawals and returns?
  3. Does the protagonist undergo any kind of transformation such as movement from innocence to experience that seems archetypal?

Personal Response Questions

  1. How do you respond to the work?
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  3. What is the work's original or intended audience? To what extent are you similar to or different from that audience?

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