Looking for Palestine
Growing up Confused in an Arab-American Family
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
| Imprint:||Riverhead Books (Hardcover)|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $27.95|
| Book Description: |
The daughter of a prominent Palestinian father and a sophisticated Lebanese mother, Majla Said grew up in New York City, confused and conflicted about her cultural background and identity. But while her father and brother shared a passion for debate about the politics of the Middle East and her mother held on deeply to her Lebanese roots, Said was satisfied to be her father's darling daughter, content with her life on Manhattan's Upper West Side.
Her home life was rich and...