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They Called Us Exceptional: And Other Lies That Raised Us - Gupta, Prachi
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"An Indian American daughter reveals how the dangerous model minority myth fractured her family in this searing, brave memoir. How do we understand ourselves when the story about who we are supposed to be is stronger than our sense of self? What do we stand to gain-and lose-by taking control of our narrative? These questions propel Prachi Gupta's heartfelt memoir, and can feel particularly fraught for many immigrants and their children who live under immense pressure to belong in America. Family defined the cultural ...

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They Called Us Exceptional: And Other Lies That Raised Us 2023, Crown Publishing Group (NY)

ISBN-13: 9780593442982

Hardcover