Final Exam: Practice Questions Part II
What type of literature is Stephen Leacock’s Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town
considered? Who was a major influence of Stephen Leacock?
What huge event occured in 1946?
Who was apart of the McGill Fornightly?
Name one West Coast writer known to be extremely anti-natzis
Name twoAllusions in “Lakeshore” by F.R Scott
Who is David, in Earle Birney’s poem David
What council was created in 1957? What did they do?
Name one of P.K Page’s paintings.
What word was A.M Klein asked to change in one of his submissions and why?
What is “documentary poetry”? Which poet is most known for this style? What are some characteristics of a “Little Magazine”? Name one little magazine in Montreal and
the poets who wrote for it
Who was Irving Layton a mentor to? Which Canadian modernist poet was he most opposite to?
Name 4 characteristics of the lyric:
What was Dorothy Livesay’s first book titled?
What famous group of painters influencedA.J.M Smith’s “The Lonely Land”?
Which Canadian poet claims to be a non-modernist? Name one of his/her poems