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You Have Given Me a Country

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You Have Given Me a Country

By Neela Vaswani

Sarabande Books, Paperback, 9781932511826, 195pp.

Publication Date: August 4, 2010


A multi-genre memoir exploring the author's Irish-Catholic, Sindhi Indian, and American identities.

About the Author
Vaswani is author of Where the Long Grass Bends (Sarabande, 2004). Recipient of a 2006 O. Henry Prize, she holds a Ph.D. in American Cultural Studies from the University of Maryland. She lives in New York and teaches at Spalding University's brief-residency MFA Program. An education activist in India and the US, Vaswani is founder of the Storylines Project.

Praise For You Have Given Me a Country

*Previous review coverage includes Publishers Weekly, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Los Angeles Times Book Review, Kirkus, Shenandoah, ForeWord Magazine, The Florida Review, Indiana Review, Choice, Sawnet, India Currents, Emerging Writers Network, and Asian American Lit Fans