The Good Daughter
Cultural Identity In The Good Daughter By Caroline Hwang | Bartleby
Youths of immigrant parents get affected by different cultures. These kids have to fight day by day between different cultures. Her sense of identity was falling apart when she wasn't able to pronounce her last name and her parents never corrected her. One day, Caroline Hwang, a first generation Korean American, faces this dilemma, and is thrown into an identity crisis.
Cultural Identity In The Good Daughter By Caroline Hwang
Also their personalities are influenced by the society around them. A good son or daughter should have certain qualities. Being hard working, sympathetic, and respectful of parents are the most important qualities of a good son or daughter. First of all, a good son or daughter should be a hard working person.
These notes were contributed by members of the GradeSaver community. She describes the challenges, triumphs, and everything in between in the trials of her life. It starts off with her narrative anecdote, going to the dry cleaners and bumping into a lady who also has her origins in Korea.