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Brian Lau English 111 V Curtis Hisayasu 5/16/07 Claim Proposal Format #2 To understand this topic, I will look at Jane Jacobs’s “The Use of Sidewalks: Safety” and Paul Auster’s “City of Glass” in order to look specifically for how the consequences of changing city life has affected space and identity. Paul Auster’s “City of Glass” addresses this issue by creating a story in which a character named Daniel Quinn is forced to live a desolate life in which the only way for him to
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Unformatted text preview: interact with others is to use different identities to address each situation. This is important because this story teaches that city life is changing in a way where there are more strangers and people do not know each other as they used to. These strangers create different identities of themselves and people do not know a person’s true character. Learning about all this will help us understand how new meanings of space affects identity....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ENGL 131 taught by Professor Anderson,donaldl during the Spring '08 term at University of Washington.

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