Literary Criticism and Theory [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English]: Questions 33 - 36 of 208

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Question 33

Literary Criticism and Theory

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In which of the following works did Bakhtin propose his widely cited concept of the ‘Carnivalesque’ ? (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

“Discourse in the novel”

b.

Rabelais and his world

c.

“Forms of Time and of the Chronotope in the Novel”

d.

Dialogic Imagination

Question 34

Literary Criticism and Theory

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following is a well-known Neo-Aristotelian critic? (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

R S Crane

b.

R P Blackmur

c.

Lionel Trilling

d.

John Crowe Ranson

Question 35

Literary Criticism and Theory

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In the Defense of Poesy Sidney says: “Now as in geometry the oblique must be known as well as right and in arithmetic, the odd as well as the even, so in the actions of our life who seeth not the filthiness of evil wanteth a great foil to perceive the beauty of virtue” . Which of the following forms of poesy offers a foil that helps us perceive the beauty of virtue? (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Pastorals

b.

Comedy

c.

Parody

d.

Tragedy

Question 36

Literary Criticism and Theory

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The idea of “new ethnicities” in post-war Britain was advanced by (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Hanif Kureishi

b.

Stuart Hall

c.

Paul Gilroy

d.

Donald Hall

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