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Waking up American : coming of age biculturally : first-generation women reflect on identity / edited by Angela Jane Fountas.

Fountas, Angela Jane. (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Florence - Main Library 305.48 Waking (Text) 33172003750245 Adult Non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1580051367
  • Physical Description: ix, 232 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Emeryville, CA : Seal Press, [2005]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Raising the mango / Angela M. Balcita -- Urdu, my love song / Rasma Haidri -- Hello Kitty packs heat / Tina Lee -- Palindrome / Lisa Swanstrom -- Blending the red with the white and the blue / Margaret Gelbwasser -- Caught between worlds : a Pakistani-Muslim adolescence in America / Maliha Masood -- (Un)American / Patricia Justine Tumang -- My father's mother tongue / Angela Jane Fountas -- Lone stars / Lan Tran -- Saying something in African / Emiene Shija Wright -- A lesson in posture / Jenesha de Rivera -- Under the mandap / Sona Pai -- Fooling Mexicans / María Elena Fernández -- Rising and falling / Anne Liu Kellor -- The art of making hot tea / Jenny R. Sadre-Orafai -- Up the mountain from Petionville : a conversation between two Haitian American queer women / Amy Andrä and Marlene Barberousse-Nikolin -- Sex in translation / Laura Fokkena -- The Latina in me / Rosie Molinary -- Kimiko / Melissa Secola -- The hyphenated American : on checking "other" / Monica Villavicencio -- Back in the U.S.S.R. / Victoria Gomelsky.
Subject: Children of immigrants > United States.
Women > United States.
Biculturalism > United States.

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