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
Neela Vaswani is the award-winning author of You Have Given Me a Country and Where the Long Grass Bends. Her work has received an American Book Award, an O. Henry Prize, and a ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award. She teaches at Spalding University's MFA in writing program and is the founder of the Storylines Project with the New York Public Library. Neela Vaswani lives in New York City.

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