Asian American Studies | Demography, Population, and Ecology | Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Race and Ethnicity | Women's Studies
Him Thapa was born in Bhutan, then lived in a refugee camp in Nepal for eighteen years before emigrating to the United States a little over five years ago with her husband and children. In this interview, Him discusses her life in Southern Asia, her reasons for emigrating to the U.S., and the problems that she encountered along the way, as well as the resources that helped her and her family assimilate in Providence, Rhode Island.
"Immigrant Women Tell Their Stories: Him Thappa and Her journey from Bhutan/ Nepal as Told to Camille MacLean,"
Journal of Interdisciplinary Feminist Thought: Vol. 8
, Article 4.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.salve.edu/jift/vol8/iss1/4