Monthly Archives: April 2011

“The Search For Marvin Gardens”

Nicole Esposito “The Search For Marvin Gardens” by John McPhee is an overview of how the creator of the well-known board game Monopoly was made. It discusses the various cities and street names that the game is made up of … Continue reading

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featured post due:4/28

Both featured posts this week were very captivating, so much so that I could not choose only on to write about. In reading the first post, I agreed with a lot that the blogger chose to write about. I do … Continue reading

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“This is What it Means to Say Phoenix, Arizona” vs. “Attachment to Homeland”

Nicole Esposito It is very interesting how “Attachment to Homeland” in Tuan relates to the story “This is What it Means to Say Phoenix, Arizona” by Sherman Alexie. The story by Alexie is about a man named Victor who needs … Continue reading

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final copy of paper 2

Nicole Esposito 1 March 31, 2011 Professor Zino English 162W Traditionally Ignorant Traditions are very vital to a community and have much say in the people’s lives that live there. For the most part, a tradition is thought of as … Continue reading

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featured blog comment for “The Things They Carried”

In blog number two, I noticed that the author didn’t summarize the story at all, which I tend to do almost every blog. The author of the second blog also spent the entirety of their response relating Tuan’s ideas of … Continue reading

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