Summary - When I was Growing Up

When I Was Growing Up is a poem by the famous Chinese American writer Nellie Wong, who is best known for her themes of feminism and identity. This poem is autobiographical and at the same time, it represents the plight of all women immigrants in America. It talks about the writer’s past and her journey from childhood to adolescence. With each passing stanza, there is a progression of time, attitude and outlook.

J Jitha Mohan, Guest Lecturer, Malabar Christian College, Calicut & Aswathi M - M A Eng (2017-19 Batch)


  Premanand Edward Malyakkal