Going Where I M Coming From By Naomi Shihab Nye

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In the story Going Where I’m Coming From by Naomi by Naomi Shihab Nye, The main character has a hard time adjusting to Jerusalem because of the moving from America. In the story, the setting of Jerusalem affected the conflict in many ways. Two examples are how it was difficult to learn in school for many reasons and the culture was very different from American culture.

The first example of how the setting affected the conflict was how when Naomi went to her first school in Jerusalem, she was only allowed to speak to the girls in the school. In the text it says “ All the boy students at this institution. It is inappropriate behavior. From now on, you will speak only with the girls.” The quote showed that it was difficult for Naomi to adjust

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