The new Minnesotans : stories of immigrants and refugees / Gregg Aamot ; [foreword by Joel Wurl].
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Crookston Public Library||304.8776 AAM (Text)||33500009972092||Main||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780929636689 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
- ISBN: 0929636686 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
- Physical Description: xvii, 148 p. : ill. 22 cm.
- Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Syren Book Co., c2006.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Foreword / Joel Wurl -- Author's note -- Introduction -- An ongoing problem : the Hmong face and old tradition -- Out there by ourselves : Hmong refugees help their own -- Them against us : Somalis find a unified voice -- A most urgent matter : Somali politics, here and abroad -- Living in denial : Ethiopians take on HIV/AIDS -- A really big change : a mosque comes to Minnesota -- We are here : Hispanics shape an identity -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Sources.
|Summary, etc.:|| The author shares the challenges and realities immigrants and refugees face while assimilating to the Upper Midwest.
Award-winning Associated Press reporter and editor Gregg Aamot has covered immigration and other issues for Minnesota newspapers for nearly 15 years. He is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College and the University of Minnesota. He lives with his wife, Jeanne, in the Twin Cities.
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