The Bloody Chamber

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When was the Bloody Chamber written?
1979
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What period was thriving for women that influenced Angela Carter?
Second Wave of Feminism
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What famous character is the 'Marquis' based on?
Le Barbe Bleue aka 'Bluebeard'
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How many bodies are found within the Bloody Chamber?
3
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What descriptions are used to describe the Marquis as animalistic?
"Dark Mane" "rasp of beard"
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What does the Lily symbolise in the Bloody Chamber?
'Death' but also 'marriage'
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The Marquis is an example of a character that pursues his 'animalistic sexual desires'. Give examples of what exactly he does.
he 'strips her as if he was ********* an artichoke'
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What did the mother do to the father in the Tiger's Bride?
"put a single, irreproachable bullet through my husband’s head"
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