Andrea Ruggirello

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Andrea lives in Washington, DC by way of Seoul, New York, Boston, and West Virginia. Her writing has been published or is forthcoming in Third Coast, The Baltimore Review, Day One, Crack the Spine and other journals. Her novel-in-progress has been selected as a semi-finalist for the James Jones First Novel Fellowship. She holds an MFA in fiction from West Virginia University. 


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Thirty Years After My Adoption, I Found Out I Wasn’t a US Citizen

“I hated when attention was brought to my adoptee status. I was American, and that was all I wanted to be.”

Oct 23, 2017