Posts Tagged: American Dream
Ploughshares talks to Jennine Capó Crucet about her new novel, Make Your Home Among Strangers, and what it was like growing up with parents who bought into the American Dream:
I mean, my parents named me Jennine after the Miss America runner up the year I was born (though spelled differently, I think)—so it goes that deep for them.
If there’s anything we in the United States know about economics, it’s that all you need to get rich is a stalwart work ethic and an original idea.
If you also happen to have an MBA from Stanford to help you on your way, what could possibly go wrong?...more