An Immigrant's Story: In The Belly Of The Beast
A look at New York City's immigrant community in one of the most racially and ethnically diverse cities in the United States where over 70 languages are spoken every day - the great borough of Brooklyn. Told through the eyes of an immigrant its a sometimes funny, sometimes blunt - but away frank - narrative that is a joy to read. More
An engaging narrative about New York City's racially diverse population told through eyes of an immigrant from Jamaica. The story is about the socio-economic, political and cultural tapestry and relationships found in a Brooklyn project housing development. Sometimes funny, sometimes blunt - but always frank and honest - the uniqueness and racial blend of people living together in a low-income housing development bedeviled with poverty is a sobering reality of life in one of the United State's largest and most diverse cities. Michael Derek Roberts is an experienced master storyteller and an immigrant from the Caribbean himself.
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