In America by Susan Sontag

"In America" is a historical novel that explores the journey of a Polish actress, Maryna Zalewska, who, along with her husband and a group of friends, immigrates to the United States in 1876 to establish a utopian commune in California. The book delves into themes of identity, ambition, and the American dream as Maryna's initial plans fail and she reinvents herself as a successful American actress. The narrative is a blend of historical fact and fiction, offering a unique perspective on the immigrant experience in 19th century America.

The 10922nd greatest book of all time


Published
2000
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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