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Red Scarf Girl By Ji-Li Jiang
Updated: 9/20/2018
Red Scarf Girl By Ji-Li Jiang
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  • My dad wont let me audition for the liberation army !!
  • Ji-li is just like any other teenage girl. She goes to school, gets annoyed at her siblings, and dreams of becoming an actress one day, just like her mom.
  • This doesn't impact her life all that much until she's chosen to audition for the super-competitive Liberation Army dance troupe. Dad doesn't agree with her choice.
  • Ji-li thought she had the perfect family life. She tells her teacher the news the next day, but she remains confused by the whole thing. Ji-li can't spend too much time worrying, though, because the Cultural Revolution is at hand.
  • People have shut down ji-li favorite store (book store)
  • Guards raid her home and takes away everything her and her mother have own
  • ji-li moves to america to start a new life
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