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Lorie Thompson and Gwen Holland

Gwen Holland (60) interviews her friend and classmate Lorie Thompson (60) about leaving Chicago and starting a popcorn business in Negril, Jamaica that led to incarceration in London, England.

A Grandfathers Legacy

Lawrence D’Oyleys life story from Jamaica to Canada go the USA. How God has shaped and led his life to where he is today and the blessings he’s experienced in his life.

Atlanta-Miami

I spoke to my grandmother about what it was like for her growing up in Jamaica. I also asked her about her trip to Europe as an adult.

Around the World

We dove into were Cody was born and lived throughout his life in different countries and how it has shaped him

Jamaica and its wonders!

The experience of Cecilia Daniels in Jamaica and her love for Bob Marley.

Peace Corps Jamaica – Emily
April 27, 2018 App Interview

I asked Emily about her thoughts on moving to Jamaica for her Peace Corps assignment.

Peace Corps Jamaica: David
April 21, 2018 App Interview

Peace Corps Jamaica. April 2018. David served as a Peace Corps Volunteer for 3 years.

In Your Own Words with Dr. Kemi Fuentes-George

As a celebration of Black History Month, February 2018, Middlebury College’s Davis Family Library has initiated a series of oral interviews, “In Your Own Words.” In them, Literatures & Cultures Librarian Katrina Spencer engages members of the community who trace...

The Past

I interview my grandma to find out more information on her childhood and some of her happiest memories. While doing this interview I learned more about her back story.

Cynthia Clark talks about her personal experiences, life in Jamaica, and her family.

Olivia interviews her mother’s cousin Cynthia. She is 68 years and was boring in Kingston, Jamaica. Cynthia talks about some of her favorite moments of her life, like when she was the May Queen and she crowned the statue Mary....

Derrick M Thompson Sr.

McKale Thompson’s talks to her grandpa about thanksgiving and Jamaica

In Your Own Words with Shenisis Kirkland

As a celebration of Black History Month, February 2018, Middlebury College’s Davis Family Library has initiated a series of oral interviews, “In Your Own Words.” In them, Literatures & Cultures Librarian Katrina Spencer engages members of the community who trace...

Jamaican Interview

Interview of a Jamaican-American immigrant.