I’m Your Neighbor

Collective American Voice: Citizenship Ceremony, Maine

Posted by on Mar 17, 2016 in Appearances, Becoming Joe DiMaggio, I'm Your Neighbor, Something About America | 0 comments

Collective American Voice: Citizenship Ceremony, Maine

Following is the keynote address by author Maria Testa for the Citizenship Ceremony held at Portland Public Library, Portland, ME on March 10, 2016 It is an extraordinary honor to welcome new Americans to our country. What we are witnessing today is, in fact, a tremendous gift to our country. You have honored all of us by choosing to become Americans. Those of you who are familiar with my work as a writer know that I have been exploring the ideal of America – and the question of who is an American – for quite some time. In my explorations, I have sometimes looked to my own family, my own...

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I’m Your Neighbor Portland Collection Launches

Posted by on May 30, 2013 in Appearances, I'm Your Neighbor, Something About America | 0 comments

I’m Your Neighbor Portland Collection Launches

Check out the I’m Your Neighbor, Portland book collection including Something About America at the Main Branch of the Portland Public Library!  Look for the beautiful bookcase between Children’s Services and Circulation. The books were funded by the marvelous Maine Humanities...

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