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Literature by Region Trivia and Quizzes

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Specific Region Literature featuring quizzes on the work of a range of authors. Quizzes on the work of an individual author can be found listed under the author's surname.   

There are 201 quizzes and 2,010 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  Literature in Czech cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dobrov, May 11 02

In 1800 Czech was a language mostly spoken by peasants and it had no modern literary canon. It was revived in the 19th century and in the new millenium the Czech literary heritage is rich and vast. How much do you know about Czech literature?
May 11 02
537 plays
trivia quiz  Famous First Words: European Literature cool 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, thula2, Oct 04 11

The first lines of a novel are often amongst the most memorable. I'll give you the first lines from some of my favourite European classics, you choose the novel and author.
thula2 gold member
Oct 04 11
657 plays
trivia quiz  Surprising Czech Authors cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, marvo1330, Aug 23 07

Do you know Central European literature? Test your knowledge of writers born in Bohemia, Moravia, and Silesia. Identify a known author from the clues. Have a fun!
Aug 23 07
360 plays
trivia quiz  Famous First Words: European Literature (part two) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, thula2, Sep 14 12

Another installment in my quizzes about great literature. I'll give you the first line, you pick the author/title. Watch out : in question ten, I 'll give you the author, you pick the novel!
thula2 gold member
Sep 14 12
522 plays
trivia quiz  Israeli Novelists cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, janetgool, Aug 14 08

Israeli writers have made a significant contribution to the modern literary scene, and reveal a slice of Israeli life to readers abroad. All works cited in this quiz are available in English.
Aug 14 08
369 plays
trivia quiz  Kilted Kanga's Homeland Literature 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, May 20 14

Kilted Kangas want to share the diversified literature of their homelands...
ClaudiaCat gold member
May 20 14
366 plays
trivia quiz  Women of the Icelandic Sagas 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, xaosdog, Oct 01 02

In roughly egalitarian 9th-10th century Iceland, women weren't quite equal under the law with men, but they weren't subjugated. The women of the (mostly historical) sagas tended to be as tough as they were smart. This quiz treats a sample.
Very Difficult
Oct 01 02
390 plays
trivia quiz  English and American Literature 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, pippa_sue, Nov 28 00

A mixed bag of British and American authors. Have fun.
Nov 28 00
4713 plays
trivia quiz  British and American Lit 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, unclesusan, Mar 13 00

A little quiz about somewhat contemporary British and American literature. Let me know if it's too dry.
Mar 13 00
2847 plays
trivia quiz  New Zealand Authors 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ainenei, Oct 03 06

Ten questions on just a few of the notable authors New Zealand has to offer.
Oct 03 06
414 plays
trivia quiz  Scandinavian Writers 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, robert362, Feb 02 01

Most of these names will be slightly familiar to you.
Feb 02 01
1017 plays
trivia quiz  Eastern Literature 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, CzarManx, Jun 02 03

This quiz has questions about Japanese, Chinese, Middle Eastern, and Indian Literature.
Jun 02 03
555 plays
trivia quiz  The Tale of the Heike 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, victoroftheapes, May 26 07

'The Tale of the Heike' is a classic of Japanese Literature. It is a story of the rise and fall of the Taira family, a powerful clan of warriors descended from the Emperor himself! All questions relate to McCullough's translation of the Kakuichi 'Heike'.
May 26 07
192 plays
trivia quiz  World Literature 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Jul 02 01

There are interesting (but lesser known) works that come from places other than the U.S. and the U.K.
Jul 02 01
2457 plays
trivia quiz  New Zealand Authors 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, orepukian, Dec 29 12

This quiz is all about Kiwi authors, from Margaret Mahy to Maurice Gee. Hope you enjoy!
Dec 29 12
132 plays
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