Our Stories Carried Us Here: A Graphic Novel Anthology

$24.99 USD

Each story compellingly details a variety of experiences the individual immigrant or refugee had, highlighting differences between stories that too often are lumped together or not given an opportunity to be heard. Each storyteller was paired with an illustrator from a similar linguistic and cultural heritage. The thoughtfulness of the matches shines through, as every panel authentically conveys the narrators’ poignant and emotional memories, highlighting the beauty of their homelands and the cultures they still identify with. The narratives show the struggles and triumphs of acclimating to a new language, culture, and worldview as well as dealing with obstacles like racism and microaggressions...

Publisher:‎ Green Card Voices; Illustrated edition (August 31, 2021)
Language: English
Hardcover: 216 pages
ISBN-13: 978-1949523171
Reading age: 12-17 years
Grade level: 7 - 9