Humanities Interview

This interview between Logan Szott and his mother Heather Szott covers Heather’s personal history growing up in L.A. and beyond, connecting to multiple historical events, cultural trends, and personal experiences. The interview contains segments of Heather’s early life with her...

Interview with Abdulsalam Younis

In this interview, Abdulsalam Younis gives a brief talk about his youth in Iraq and why he moved to the United States with his family.

Unknown American: Ahmad Alhunaitie

On October 9, 2018 I interviewed my sister’s boyfriend Ahmad Alhuanaitie, who is an immigrant from Jordan. Although Ahmad is an immigrant, his story on why he’s one is different from others. Listen to his experiences, first friends, and experiences...

Jeanne El-Hindi discusses her interests in Middle Eastern studies and what life was like in Syria.

In this interview, conducted in January 2018 in Vienna, Virginia, Leigh El-Hindi (16) interviews her mother Jeanne El-Hindi (48) about her interests in Middle Eastern culture and her time spent in Syria. The interview starts with Mrs. El-Hindi’s childhood in...

From war to success

How my dad became successful coming from Lebanon during the 1970s civil war

Alif Institute: Awad Awad

US Army Veteran Ben Dininger interviewing Awad Awad, a professor at the University of North Georgia. They speak on Arab culture, being an Arab-American, and life in general.