The Day of the Locust

by: Nathanael West

Plot Overview Quiz

Further study Plot Overview Quiz

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What about Hollywood culture does Tod Hackett marvel at?

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What is the subject of the painting Tod is trying to create?

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Who is an object of desire for most of the novel’s central characters?

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What event do Faye and Homer convince Tod to attend in Homer’s garage?

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What event does Homer’s beating of Adore catalyze?