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Paul Auster

The narrator of Moon Palace by Paul Auster is a man by the name of Marco Stanley Fogg. He is writing about events from his life as much as twenty years after they happened. He begins at the...

Latest answer posted July 27, 2020, 1:17 pm (UTC)

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Paul Auster's Mr Vertigo is a postmodernist novel first published in 1994. The protagonist of the novel is Walter Claireborne Rawley, usually called "Walt," a nine-year old orphan living in St....

Latest answer posted September 3, 2015, 3:22 pm (UTC)

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I am happy to attempt a summary and the themes of City of Glass for you. Let us begin with the summary and conclude with the themes. The story begins with Daniel Quinn accepting a strange detective...

Latest answer posted January 11, 2016, 4:06 pm (UTC)

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This is a question of sheer speculation unless you can get in touch with the author and ask ask him yourself! City of Glass, the first book of an urban trilogy, introduced the side character Paul...

Latest answer posted May 29, 2010, 10:52 pm (UTC)

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Paul Auster’s stories are fraught with melancholia in that they are filled with unrelenting loss and remorselessness. The term melancholia means that a there is a denial of, and a refusal to deal...

Latest answer posted September 25, 2018, 6:22 pm (UTC)

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Paul Auster’s stories are fraught with melancholia in that they are filled with unrelenting loss and remorselessness. The term melancholia means that a there is a denial of and a refusal to deal...

Latest answer posted September 4, 2015, 5:52 pm (UTC)

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Smoke is a tapestry of life woven in, of all places, a tobacco shop. It is a small shop located in Brooklyn. Auggie Wren manages the establishment, and it bears his name. However, it is owned by...

Latest answer posted September 4, 2015, 1:13 am (UTC)

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Paul Auster's Book of Illusions is a novel published in 2002 but set in Vermont in the 1980s. The protagonist is a professor of film studies, Paul Zimmer, whose wife and two children died in a...

Latest answer posted September 3, 2015, 5:02 pm (UTC)

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