Dallas Petit Jean
Professor Anna Steegmann
My name is Dallas Jean. I am currently pursuing a Bachelor of Art in International Studies. After graduation, I plan to get a master’s in International Relations. I am taking this class not only because it is a requirement, but also to improve my writing in English since it is my second language. I have been living in New York City for five years, and I am originally from the Caribbean.
Reading has always been my favorite pass time growing up. I liked that I could escape everyday life and experience multiple realities. I get to meet characters that I can relate and see a different perspective. My favorite genre of books are the classics. I started reading books by a French Author called Countess de Segur when I was about eight years old and fell in love with reading. I would devour two to three books a week. My favorite authors are Jane Austin, Agatha Christie, Danielle Steele, Victor Hugo, to name a few.
When it comes to books published nowadays, I am a bit skeptical to read them. The reason as to why I am skeptical is because most of...