Going Where I'm Coming From
Memoirs of American Youth
Anne Mazer (Editor)
14 personal memoirs by some of America’s finest writers, these stories are journeys of self discovery. Whether dealing with the complexities of being a new immigrant or growing up between two cultures, against urban or rural backdrops, this anthology showcases the diverse experiences of American youth.
Authors included are Judith Ortiz Cofer, Lee A. Daniels, Helen Epstein, Tracy Marx, Ved Mehta, Thylias Moss, Lensey Namioka, Naomi Shihab Nye, Susan Power, Luis J. Rodríguez, Willie Ruff, Graham Salisbury, Gary Soto, and Hisaye Yamamoto.
Anne Mazer is the author of several widely acclaimed books, including the novels Moose Street and The Oxboy, and a picture book, The Salamander Room. She is the editor of the anthologies America Street, A Walk in My World, and Working Days.
Paperback / $10.95 (Can $13.00) / ISBN 978-0-89255-206-1 / 180 pages / Anthology