The Unbearable Lightness of Being

by: Milan Kundera

Themes, Symbols, and Motifs Quick Quiz

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Kundera’s philosophy of lightness contrasts with the philosophy of eternal return, which was established by whom?

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What message does Kundera convey about extreme ideological or political parties?

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What do the lighter characters in the novel view as creative?

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Feminist critics draw attention to ways in which Kundera associates sexual activity with what?

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Which of the following item does not carry symbolic meaning in the novel?