Third Culture Kids
Katharine Gordon (Author of The Emerald Peacock & 7 other romance novels) - Gordon was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, but grew up in India. She married an English RAF pilot, retired after World War II, and flew as an airline captain. Before writing, she worked as Secretary to E. A. Army Wardens in Nairobi, Kenya, from 1950 to 1951; as Immigration Officer at the Immigration Department in Nairobi from 1954 to 1957; and as Consular Clerk at British Embassy in Khartoum, Sudan, from 1964 to 1969.
The husband-and-wife team behind the leading vaccine to solve Covid-19 are living in Berlin but of Turkish descent. “With this couple, Germany has a shining example of successful integration,” says The New York Times. He was born in Iskenderun, a Turkish Mediterranean city, before he moved to West Germany at the age of four.
Francesca Annis on life, death and love
Francesca Annis on life, death and love - Annis was born in Kensington, London in 1945, to an English father and a Brazilian-French mother, from a wealthy Brazilian family. The Annises moved to Brazil when Francesca was one year old, and spent six years there, returning to England when she was seven. She went on to become an accomplished English actress.
About — Hisham Matar
Born in New York City to Libyan parents, Hisham Matar spent his childhood in Tripoli and Cairo and has lived most of his adult life in London. His debut novel, *In the Country of Men*, was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. He has also written a prize-winning memoir, *The Return*.
The Style Of Fashion And Interior Designer Olatz Schnabel
Born Olatz López Garmendia in San Sebastian, Spain, Olatz Schnabel relocated with her parents to Paris when she was still an infant. They lived in France until she was ten, time when the family returned to Spain. To this day, she considers her sensibilities to be French. She now lives in NYC, where she was married to the artist Julian Schanbel for 17 years.
Marie Arana - Marie's Story
Nonfiction and fiction author Marie Arana was born in Lima, Peru, the daughter of a Peruvian father and American mother. She moved to the United States at the age of 9, and grew up in Summit, New Jersey. She completed her BA in Russian Language and Literature at Northwestern University, her MA in Linguistics and Sociolinguistics at Hong Kong University, and earned a certificate of scholarship (Mandarin language) at Yale University in China.