Posts Tagged ‘Nancy Agabian’

Nancy Agabian to host a writing workshop this April in Queens; e-version of workshops beginning in June

March 19, 2013 • Nancy Agabian, author of Me as her again: True Stories of an Armenian Daughter, is holding a community-oriented writing workshop for creative nonfiction and autobiographical fiction in Queens, New York. Writers based elsewhere can look forward to e-versions in June.

Me as her again: True Stories of an Armenian Daughter

Untangling knots of personal identity and family history, Nancy Agabian deftly weaves a narrative alternately comical and wrenching. Moving between memories of growing up Armenian and American in Walpole, Massachusetts, and her later experiences at Wellesley College, then Hollywood and, finally, Turkey, Agabian offers an illuminating meditation on the sometimes bizarre entanglement of individual desire (sexual and otherwise) in the web of family life and history.

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