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The Diamond Age, or, Young Lady's Illustrated Primer - Description of Old Shanghai Summary & Analysis

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Description of Old Shanghai Summary

Miranda is now living in an apartment located inside the Parnasse Theater in the French quarters of Old Shanghai. She plays several parts in different presentations, including interactive versions of theatrical standards. She plays Scarlet O'Hara in a rendition of "Gone with the Wind", Kate in "Taming of the Shrew", and Rhea in "Silk Road". The latter is a self-made role that earns her several good reviews from the local press. Miranda Redpath receives some advice from a passive viewer, Carl Hollywood, who owns the theater company for which she works. In between these roles, the ractor also fills in for interactive roles in a few primetime adult-related interactive movies and a few educational ractives aimed at children.

Description of Old Shanghai Analysis

This chapter describes the old city of Shanghai as a collection of remnants and...

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