Sunday, September 6, 2020

MEG 09 AUSTRALIAN LITERATURE Question Paper December 2018



Question Paper December 2018


Time : 3 hours                                                                         Maximum Marks : 100

Note : Attempt any five questions in all. All questions carry equal marks. .

1. How did the earlier writers deal with the idea of Australia ? Give examples.

2. Do you find distinctive features in the poetry of Charles Harpur ? Discuss.  

3. Discuss "Cranky Jack" as a story about the dehumanisation of labour.

4. Do you think A.D. Hope's poems are illustrations of his being "harshly critical of his native country" ? Give reasons.

5. Discuss White's portrayal of Nature in Voss.

6. How does Kevin Gilbert's poem "Mister Man" re-define Australian identity ?

7. Identify and discuss the multiplicity of themes in Remembering Babylon.

8. The Removalists examines the nature of violence and implies that senseless brutality is the unchanging force that stems from a basic flaw in humankind. Discuss.