Monday, March 7, 2011

Tuesday Trivia

  1. Which poem remains unfinished because the author could not remember the dream about which he had begun writing?
  2. What does the "R" in Dean R. Koontz's name stand for?
  3. Which winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature was born in a ladies’ room during a dance?
  4. Of all the words in the English language, which has the most definitions?

Last Week's Answers

  • J. M. Barrie — Peter Pan, The Admirable Crichton
  • George Orwell — 1984, A Clergyman’s Daughter
  • Charlotte Bronte — Jane Eyre, Shirley
  • Zora Neale Hurston — Their Eyes Were Watching God, Jonah’s Gourd Vine
  • Louisa May Alcott — Little Women, Lulu’s Library
  • Thornton Wilder — Our Town, The Matchmaker
  • Ralph Ellison — Invisible Man, Juneteenth
  • Arthur Miller — Death of a Salesman, The Creation of the World and Other Business
  • Tennessee Williams — The Glass Menagerie, The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe — Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Little Pussy Willow

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