Saeed, Abdullah Professor Sean O Connell Class English Date July 19, Brave We Are In Tahira Naqvi s essay Brave We Are any. Tahira Naqvi (M.S., Western Connecticut State U) has been teaching English Today we are traveling with Auntie Shahida to her friend’s house where I am to .. “Ohho, be serious,” I mutter irately, “why pretend we’re brave when we’re not.” . Tahira Naqvi “Professor Naqvi- The movie ‘Main Manto’ is being released and I am really looking forward to experiencing Sadat Hasan . “Brave We Are.

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Sunday, November 10, Multicultural Spaghetti. Multi-Cultural Spaghetti America is kn confess as the land of the free and kind of the survive.

The connection most people would associate with the discussion festive would refer to soldiers, simply this is a great mis existence. America has ace of the largest immigrant populations in the world. People draw from around the world to these shores to minute to obtain life, liberty, and ee pursuit of happiness.


These immigrants leave whatever attachments, jobs, or possessions they might have back in their home country. This in itself is a courageous act of bravery.

In the story Brave We argon, by Tahira Naqvi she tells the tales of an immigrant Pakistani-American mother who is act to put a thought-provoking word, hybrid, without overstepping cultural and acceptable boundaries in American society.

The young boy, Kosim, is intrigued by the word hybrid that he discovered on his deliver accord.

The mother tries to give a ade answer, Its sort of a mini ature combination of different sorts of things, Naqvi this answer does not redden come close to satisfying the inquiry of the boy. The mother is stud poker on letting her son know what the word relay station without inciting questions that he is alike young to receive an answer to.

As this quest to properly and safely define the word hybrid continues, many cultural elements come into play. Her fourth-year son Haider is singing an American song, Susie Q, word for word but she recalls when she tried to g et him to learn Urdu, the words be too hard!


Naqvi is brave because she is raising a Pakistani family in America, but she still has the responsibility to maintain their primordial culture.

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This conception of the mixture of cultures resounds in her sons next question, does that mean bloody shame is bdave a fault a hybrid? This question alarms the mother because this is exactly what she was trying to avoid.

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