America: As an Arab American Narrator Views It

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Title

America: As an Arab American Narrator Views It

Subject

Arab Americans, immigration

Description

This project undertook the construction of a testimonial narrative on the immigrant experience and through a series of four face-to-face interview sessions, the project captured, understood and documented the family life and history of Jackie Homsy Okeefe. Jackie is an Arab Syrian Christian descendent whose family settled in Brooklyn, New York during the first generation of Arab immigration in the 19th Century.

Creator

Madelaine Baker

Publisher

Denison

Date

3/30/2021

Language

English

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Citation

Madelaine Baker, “America: As an Arab American Narrator Views It,” Arab-American Project, accessed February 25, 2024, https://arab-american-project.org/items/show/24.