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Two Cities One community: Philadelphia and Pittsburgh John Edgar Wideman  17:02 Cast of characters/narrators Martin Mallory     o WWII vet: lived in West Philly in the 70s and 80s; now in Pittsburgh  (to get away from  the combat/rioting),  boarding with Kassima o Shot in the leg; walks with a gimp Kassima     o In her 30s; Lives on Cassima Way, Pittsburgh Robert Jones     o In his 50s; Grew up on Cassima Way, Pittsburgh  Other characters John Africa     o Aka Dogman, leader of MOVE, Philadelphia MOVE- group that believed in rejecting technology; utopian group; lived  together in a compound and all took the last name of ‘Africa’ to signify their  solidarity to one another  (Alberto) Giacometti     o Italian sculptor (1901-1966) O.D.—diner owner in Philadelphia o (you will know you are not in the present  he has to do with memories)
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2011 for the course IAH 207 taught by Professor Johns during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.

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