10 / 1999
Irena Milanič

Mary Jugg Molek - an American writer and poet with Slovene roots

The article aims to give an overview on the literary works of Mary Jugg Molek (1909-1982). The author of the article investigates in particular her poems published between 1932 and 1943 in Mladinski list - Juvenile and her book Immigrant Woman published in 1976. Insight is given as to how this second-generation poet and writer dealt with her Slovene background.