What is the immigrant experience like? Relocating to a new country can be a disorienting experience. Immigrants often find themselves in a strange new world where the rules have changed, the surroundings are unfamiliar, and the inhabitants speak in strange tongues.
Where is Rosa from what does she plan to do in the future city of immigrants? What does she plan to do in the future? Rosa is from Italy. She hopes to return there someday.
Why did Lena come to America? After her aunt and uncle were killed in a pogrom, Lena’s brother Isaac journeyed to New York. He has been sending money back to Russia in an effort to reunite his family. When Lena’s brother Jacob was drafted into the tsar’s army, Lena took his steamer ticket and set sail for America, leaving her parents behind.
What is Isaac’s job in Mission us? 6) What is Isaac’s job? He is a peddler. He sells things from a pushcart.