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The Resource New to North America : writing by U.S. immigrants, their children and grandchildren, Abby Bogomolny, editor ; chapter introductions by John Isbister

New to North America : writing by U.S. immigrants, their children and grandchildren, Abby Bogomolny, editor ; chapter introductions by John Isbister

Label
New to North America : writing by U.S. immigrants, their children and grandchildren
Title
New to North America
Title remainder
writing by U.S. immigrants, their children and grandchildren
Statement of responsibility
Abby Bogomolny, editor ; chapter introductions by John Isbister
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/09220691
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bogomolny, Abby
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants' writings, American
  • American literature
  • Ethnic groups
  • Children of immigrants
  • Children of immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • American literature
  • Children of immigrants
  • Ethnic groups
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants' writings, American
  • United States
Label
New to North America : writing by U.S. immigrants, their children and grandchildren, Abby Bogomolny, editor ; chapter introductions by John Isbister
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The old people and the old story / Chih Hao Huang -- Nameless place / Alberto Angel -- Will the real island please stand up ; Attack at dawn / Opal Palmer Adisa -- The occupied zone / Geneviève Duboscq -- I remember Haifa being lovely but / Lyn Lifshin -- He read he was / Ebrahim Wahab -- Knowing the teacher / Minh Ta -- In the land of the free / Sui Sin Far -- When it happens it seems altogether impossible / Hayan Charara -- On the mountain, the cathedral and the fast food culture / Florin Ion Firimita -- The rearview mirror / Marja Hagborg -- A room with a view / Qun Wang -- To be Viet Kieu is to be like Santa Claus / Andrew Lam -- Butterscotch marble ice cream / Cecilia Manguerra Brainard -- Goddess of learning / Anjanli Banerjee -- Lavendar soap / Irene Zabytko -- The lawyer's story / Victor Triay -- The great taco war / José Antonio Burciaga -- Those on bathroom walls ; Immigration blues / William Archila -- The rootless people / Quê ̃-Doãn-Dô ̃ -- Selections from Drops of this story / Suheir Hammad -- What has become of us here? / Gregory Gumbs -- The immigrant / J Yarrow -- Aide-memoire / Elisaviette Artamonoff Ritchie -- I worry / Sridevi Ramanathan -- My American reality / Patricia Jabbeh Wesley -- My story / Marcela Bruno -- Yellow leaves / María de Los Ríos -- The passport office / Melissa Aranzamendez
  • [cont.] The immigrant story / Grace Paley -- Funny-sounding names / Dan Georgakas -- Queen of the West Indies / Mary McLaughlin Slechta -- Chuck Pehlivanian ; From "Letters to my father" / David Kherdian -- Our life with the Windsors / Valerie Miner -- A secret language / Chen Lin -- Barely audible / Nahid Rachlin -- Everybody's business / Fran DeVenuto -- Dad / Abby Bogomolny -- Finally--my two dads / Marie G. Lee -- Una carta a Puerto Rico = A letter to Puerto Rico / Lola Rodríguez -- Dakota thunderstorm / Lawrence Snydal -- Mama ; Choosing camps / Joey Garcia -- Drink / Miriam Sachs Martín -- Bungalow people / Charles Fishman -- Spanglish / Rebecca Gutierrez -- Gifts for the dead / Jennifer Lagier -- Both sides of the border / Cathy Ruiz -- Ellis Island / Vincent Corvino -- He who serves two masters disappoints one--or both / José Antonio Burciaga -- The shouting within us ; Leaving California for Ireland / Carolyn Flynn -- ABCs / Deanna Tseying Fei -- Yard sale / Faye Moskowitz -- Gorda, Mama and Victor / Angie Cruz -- The handkerchief / Elise Marie Ficarra -- Remembering my Spanish / Elena Perez -- Poppa's girls / Lesléa Newman -- A pipe / Kirby Congdon -- The cockfight / Rosemary Ybarra-Garcia -- Exotic or "What beach do you hang out on?" / Tara L. Masih -- From city to suburb America / Abby Bogomolny -- A tapestry of hope / Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston -- They shut my Grandmother's room door / Andrew Lam -- Growing old in an alien landscape / Anne Cooper -- All educated with no place to go / Tony Diaz -- Histories / David Kherdian -- It begins right here / Morton Marcus -- No memories at all / Eva Metzger Brown -- Enforcement : a tool to control the flow of labor at the U.S.-Mexico Border / María Jiménez -- Ethics and interests in the immigration debate / John Isbister -- Migrant hybridity / Rubén Ríos Ávila -- We are the miracle / Abby Bogomolny -- Your chosen land / Stanley Nelson -- First writing since / Suheir Hammand -- We have it / Opal Palmer Adisa
Control code
1905935
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xv, 373 pages
Isbn
9780965066563
Lccn
2006021865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780965066563
  • (OCoLC)70232358
Label
New to North America : writing by U.S. immigrants, their children and grandchildren, Abby Bogomolny, editor ; chapter introductions by John Isbister
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The old people and the old story / Chih Hao Huang -- Nameless place / Alberto Angel -- Will the real island please stand up ; Attack at dawn / Opal Palmer Adisa -- The occupied zone / Geneviève Duboscq -- I remember Haifa being lovely but / Lyn Lifshin -- He read he was / Ebrahim Wahab -- Knowing the teacher / Minh Ta -- In the land of the free / Sui Sin Far -- When it happens it seems altogether impossible / Hayan Charara -- On the mountain, the cathedral and the fast food culture / Florin Ion Firimita -- The rearview mirror / Marja Hagborg -- A room with a view / Qun Wang -- To be Viet Kieu is to be like Santa Claus / Andrew Lam -- Butterscotch marble ice cream / Cecilia Manguerra Brainard -- Goddess of learning / Anjanli Banerjee -- Lavendar soap / Irene Zabytko -- The lawyer's story / Victor Triay -- The great taco war / José Antonio Burciaga -- Those on bathroom walls ; Immigration blues / William Archila -- The rootless people / Quê ̃-Doãn-Dô ̃ -- Selections from Drops of this story / Suheir Hammad -- What has become of us here? / Gregory Gumbs -- The immigrant / J Yarrow -- Aide-memoire / Elisaviette Artamonoff Ritchie -- I worry / Sridevi Ramanathan -- My American reality / Patricia Jabbeh Wesley -- My story / Marcela Bruno -- Yellow leaves / María de Los Ríos -- The passport office / Melissa Aranzamendez
  • [cont.] The immigrant story / Grace Paley -- Funny-sounding names / Dan Georgakas -- Queen of the West Indies / Mary McLaughlin Slechta -- Chuck Pehlivanian ; From "Letters to my father" / David Kherdian -- Our life with the Windsors / Valerie Miner -- A secret language / Chen Lin -- Barely audible / Nahid Rachlin -- Everybody's business / Fran DeVenuto -- Dad / Abby Bogomolny -- Finally--my two dads / Marie G. Lee -- Una carta a Puerto Rico = A letter to Puerto Rico / Lola Rodríguez -- Dakota thunderstorm / Lawrence Snydal -- Mama ; Choosing camps / Joey Garcia -- Drink / Miriam Sachs Martín -- Bungalow people / Charles Fishman -- Spanglish / Rebecca Gutierrez -- Gifts for the dead / Jennifer Lagier -- Both sides of the border / Cathy Ruiz -- Ellis Island / Vincent Corvino -- He who serves two masters disappoints one--or both / José Antonio Burciaga -- The shouting within us ; Leaving California for Ireland / Carolyn Flynn -- ABCs / Deanna Tseying Fei -- Yard sale / Faye Moskowitz -- Gorda, Mama and Victor / Angie Cruz -- The handkerchief / Elise Marie Ficarra -- Remembering my Spanish / Elena Perez -- Poppa's girls / Lesléa Newman -- A pipe / Kirby Congdon -- The cockfight / Rosemary Ybarra-Garcia -- Exotic or "What beach do you hang out on?" / Tara L. Masih -- From city to suburb America / Abby Bogomolny -- A tapestry of hope / Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston -- They shut my Grandmother's room door / Andrew Lam -- Growing old in an alien landscape / Anne Cooper -- All educated with no place to go / Tony Diaz -- Histories / David Kherdian -- It begins right here / Morton Marcus -- No memories at all / Eva Metzger Brown -- Enforcement : a tool to control the flow of labor at the U.S.-Mexico Border / María Jiménez -- Ethics and interests in the immigration debate / John Isbister -- Migrant hybridity / Rubén Ríos Ávila -- We are the miracle / Abby Bogomolny -- Your chosen land / Stanley Nelson -- First writing since / Suheir Hammand -- We have it / Opal Palmer Adisa
Control code
1905935
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xv, 373 pages
Isbn
9780965066563
Lccn
2006021865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780965066563
  • (OCoLC)70232358

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