A quarter-life crisis as told through the scrolling tableau of the American landscape Based on his own quarter-life crisis and subsequent cross-country journey, WEST OF 16W explores the societal fears and pressures that threaten to drown the seedling aspirations of today's 20-somethings striving for more than instant material wealth. Meet Mark, the son of immigrants, whose need to fulfill familial expectations led to a life of hard study culminating in a Ph.D. by his mid-20's. Yet underneath the disciplined scientist ...

West of 16w 2007, Outskirts Press, Parker CO

ISBN-13: 9781432703110

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