The Jew of Malta

by: Christopher Marlowe

Context Quick Quiz

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Where did Christopher Marlowe court controversy in relation to his long absences?

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Many of Marlowe’s contemporaries suspected him of being a ___.

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What English religious conflict did Marlowe respond to with The Jew of Malta?

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Approximately how many professed Jews lived in England in the late sixteenth century?

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What controversial thinker does Marlowe allude to in The Jew of Malta?