Kibria, Nazli 1961-
KIBRIA, Nazli 1961-
PERSONAL: Born January 11, 1961, in Bangladesh; daughter of Shah A.M.S. (a writer) and Asma (an artist) Kibria; married James Littlefield (a computer engineer), August 24, 1998; children: Shomik K., Shumita K. Education: Wellesley College, B.A., 1981; University of Pennsylvania, M.A., Ph.D., 1986.
ADDRESSES: Office—Boston University, 96 Cummington St., Boston, MA 02215. E-mail—[email protected]
CAREER: Writer. Boston University, Boston, MA, associate professor of sociology, 1993–.
Family Tightrope: The Changing Lives of Vietnamese Americans, Princeton University Press (Princeton, NJ), 1993.
Becoming Asian American: Second-Generation Chinese and Korean American Identities, Johns Hopkins University Press (Baltimore, MD), 2002.
WORK IN PROGRESS: Islam and Identity in the Bangladeshi Diaspora, expected 2006.
BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:
American Journal of Sociology, January, 2004, Jonathan W. Warren, review of Becoming Asian American: Second-Generation Chinese and Korean American Identities, p. 1025.
Journal of Comparative Family Studies, summer, 2004, Aditya Raj, review of Becoming Asian American, p. 510.