How does moniza alvi explore the concept of identity in an unknown girl poems presents from my aunts in pakistan by moniza alvi and search for my tongue by . Once stowe had published uncle tom's cabin, douglass (in his 1855 my bondage and my freedom) and harriet jacobs (in her 1861 incidents in the life of a slave girl) adopted novelistic techniques such as extensive dialogue between characters and thematic chapter headings. Young children’s motivation to read and write: development in social contexts identity, and the development of ego concerns suyong pak, and . I look like a teenage little girl (27 yoa) and it sickens me no matter what i do, wear, etc i always look like a little girl playing dress up in my dads clothes and people always treat me and talk to me like i’m a girl and every time that happens a piece of me dies. “presents from my aunts in pakistan” sheds light on a young girl who is trying to unravel the mixture that makes up the fabric of her identity in doing so she grapples with her uncertainty over which culture to align herself with and the anxiety she feels when she is unable to make a connection with one or both of her cultural backgrounds.
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