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

Imprint Emeryville, CA : Seal Press, c2005.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  HQ792.U5 W34 2005    Available  ---
Description ix, 232 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents 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 -- Lesson in posture / Jenesha de Rivera -- Under the mandap / Sona Pai -- Fooling Mexicans / María Elena Fernández -- Rising and falling / Anne Liu Kellor -- Art of making hot tea / Jenny R. Sadre-Orafai -- Up the mountain from Petionville: A conversation between two Haitian American queer women / Amy André and Marlene Barberousse-Nikolin -- Sex in translation / Laura Fokkena -- Latina in me / Rosie Molinary -- Kimiko / Melissa Secola -- 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.
Added Author Fountas, Angela Jane.
ISBN 1580051367 (pbk.)
Standard No. 9781580051361