Ilona Nanay talks to her mom, Julia Nanay, about coming to the U.S. and becoming a mom

Recorded September 18, 2019 Archived September 18, 2019 14:36 minutes
Id: APP656018


In this interview, conducted in September 2019, Ilona Nanay interviews her mom, Julia Nanay, about her experiences fleeing Hungary after the revolution in 1956 and starting a new life in the United States. She describes the values her parents taught her — like hard work and empathy — that helped her be successful in her new environment. She also discusses the joys of motherhood and shares her hopes for her daughter, Ilona.


  • Julia Nanay
  • Ilona Nanay

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