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California An Interpretive History

History

Quiz 32 :

Culture and Identity

Quiz 32 :

Culture and Identity

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The "California sound" first appeared in the music of the
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Chinese American writer Amy Tan
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"Pop art" such as the work of Edward Ruscha was associated with the modern artists of San Francisco during the 1950s.
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The "beat generation" writers included Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg.
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The California ranch-style house
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According to the textbook,the most prominent twentieth- century composer born and educated in California was
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According to the textbook,the essence of California's artistic identity after World War II was rooted in the state's
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Ken Kesey's first novel,which portrayed the struggle of the individual against the forces of conformity,was
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By the 1960s the momentum in California art had shifted from northern to southern California.
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The textbook suggests that East Coast critics have dismissed California art out of regional ignorance and jealousy.
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According to the textbook,the most important figure in the emergence of contemporary Mexican American literature was Jose Antonio Villareal.
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The breakthrough film "La Bamba" (1987)was written by
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According to the textbook,the indigenous music of California in the twentieth century was
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The southern California pop artist whose best-known works include Hollywood (1968)was
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Writers of the San Francisco Renaissance
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"Acid rock" was pioneered
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A major theme in Houston's Farewell to Manzanar was the
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The primary focus of Gerald Haslam's writings has been
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A major theme in the writings of Joan Didion was
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Among architect Frank Gehry's creations was the new
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