In Her Own Tradition: Sudanese Refugee Nyapeni Doul Takes Control of Her New Life

Year 2006

Creator Andrea Ives

Contributor Kody Steffy

Story type Writing

Town Portland

County Cumberland


A refugee from Sudan, Nyapeni Chou Doul lives an entirely different life than she did in her native country. Andrea Ives highlights the life of Doul, who lives in Portland, and how she adapted to American culture, while still retaining elements of her own Sudanese culture.

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