My first link here is one of Karen Yamashita doing a reading from her I-Hotel. I always find it interesting to hear what has been written in the writer’s own voice:

http://frontrow.bc.edu/program/yamashita/

This article here from Forbes (not something I usually read) presents an interesting notion that is relevant to the course. And that notion is that entrepreneurial immigrants weren’t particularly so in their homelands but decided to become so because the crappy treatment they felt they endured from their employers. It’s an interesting notion:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/meghancasserly/2013/07/15/is-america-stealing-entrepreneurs-immigration-and-the-small-business-dream/