Are you what people judge you to be?

I wanted to further understand my mom’s upbringing in America and her struggles with being from Iran at a time where people had very negative images of it. I asked her questions about her experiences with racial prejudice and discrimination...

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Erin O'Neil and Rocio Santos

Erin O’Neil (24) is interviewed by StoryCorps facilitator Rocío Santos (32) about finding her calling as a storyteller after her travel experience in Southeast Asia.

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Julian Orozco Rios and Karla Rivas

Julian Orozco Rios (27) conversa con su novia Karla Janette Rivas (26) acerca de su vida en Ciudad Juarez, México, y cómo se reencontraron en Chicago después de años de no verse. [Julian Orozco Rios has a conversation with his...

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Mark Medrano and Mary Bess Ser

Mark Medrano (24) talks to StoryCorps Facilitator, Mary Bess Ser (41) about the lessons he’s learned in life so far, especially not to let his past mistakes define his future. He reflects on the barriers to speaking up about being...

Katery and Carolina Developmental Project

I interviewed my friend Carolina and discussed her reasons for not wanting to have children and which developmental concepts may have been in effect and shaped her experiences and outcomes.

Interview with Gage Fogt

Interview talking about the impact of social media in school, and the differences between Oklahoma City and Edmond schools.