Helen Thorpe is a journalist who has written three books of narrative nonfiction about immigrants seeking legal status, veterans returning home from conflict, and refugee families in the midst of resettlement. She has also published a collection of linked essays about family, migration and food.
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South High School has become a haven for refugees who come to Denver from around the world. Author Helen Thorpe spent a year in Eddie Williams' class, learning from the students as they learned English and how to be an American.