LA 207 De Anza College Contrasting Immigrant Experiences Bharati Mukherjee Paper
“Two Ways to Belong in America”
In “Two Ways to Belong in America,” Bharati Mukherjee presents contrasting immigrant experiences through her depictions of Mira and Bharati. What descriptions give us indication of this contrast? How do the two women’s different ideas of their identities as immigrants give us a sense of the complexities of immigration laws and policies?