Fences

by: August Wilson

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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Troy and Bono’s stories about their fathers are reflective of which theme?

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Troy and Cory’s conflicting perspectives on the role of black athletes in professional sports are reflective of which theme?

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What historically black American musical style is a motif within Fences?

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In the context of black American music and literature, Troy’s song about trains symbolizes ___.

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Troy’s description of the Devil as wearing a white hood is symbolic of ___.