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Question 1: ________ experimented in metafiction and magical realism
ArgentinaBuenos AiresTlön, Uqbar, Orbis TertiusJorge Luis Borges

Question 2: It was used later in 1926 by B.I.Bell in his "Postmodernism & other Ess." In 1925 and 1921 it had been used to describe new forms of ________ and music.

Question 3: In this understanding, the period of postmodernism's dominance begins early in the ________ and continues through to the present.
Central Intelligence AgencyVietnam WarJoseph StalinCold War

Question 4: [6] ________ is marked by the re-emergence of surface ornament, reference to surrounding buildings in urban architecture, historical reference in decorative forms, and non-orthogonal angles.
DeconstructivismModern architecturePostmodern architectureBaroque architecture

Question 5:
Which of the following labels did Sonic Youth work with?

Question 6:
What philosophical school did Cornel West belong to?

Question 7:
Which of the following languages is spoken in Simulacra and Simulation?

Question 8: Sokal, Alan and Jean Bricmont (1998) ________: Postmodern Intellectuals' Abuse of Science (ISBN 0-312-20407-8)
Jacques LacanBeyond the HoaxFashionable NonsenseGilles Deleuze

Question 9: The main point of unity is the post-structuralist engagement (positive or negative) with the philosophical traditions associated with the figures of Hegel, Marx, Nietzsche, and ________.
ExistentialismImmanuel KantWilliam JamesSigmund Freud

Question 10: [16][17] Critics of modernism argued that the attributes of perfection and minimalism themselves were subjective, and pointed out ________ in modern thought and questioned the benefits of its philosophy.
2000s (decade)AnachronismItalyUnited States

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