Oral Storytelling Project

My mom tells her story of her experience of moving from Mexico to California.

mother

mom talks about moving during her childhood and other family related topics.

Son interview his dad about migration

The dad has moved around a lot and tells about what he has learned from that

A Change in Lifestyle

“In Michigan people were super nice, and that’s not always the case in LA,” said Linda Branca when her son, Dylan Branca interviewed her. The interview took place on Janurary 6, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. The best part of...

Adjustment

We talked about adjusting to a new country and marriage

Story of my mother’s immigration

Learn about the story of immigration and lessons learned.

(Shortened) Interview with Ms. D – “Undocumented Immigrant Migrant from Mexico”

Ms. D works as an art teacher at a school in the south side of Chicago. She shares her story of immigrating to America and migrating once she arrived. She shares her perception in human right violations for immigrants, and...

From Casa to Home

It is 2018 in Los Angeles, California and fifteen year old Emma Goss interviews Olga Friedman, her beloved Grandmother, about her journey to Los Angeles from Sonora, Mexico. The interview takes place in the bedroom of Emma on the morning...

Interview with my Grandpa: West Virginia to Seattle

My grandpa’s time as a military police officer and his migration to Seattle

Interview w/ Adam Polakowski (Polish/US Citizen) (October 22, 2018)

Interview discussing his families as well as his own troubles moving from Poland to the US.

Finding a Job in the United States

Today I talk with Sofia about the difficulty of finding a job in the United States. and also we talk about the difference between her country and the United States.

Immigration Stories Italy: Osmil

Osmil is a recent immigrant to Italy from Guatanamo, Cuba having only arrived 7 months ago. Osmil is in the country on a visiting visa living with his sister in Piotello, a town on the outskirts of Milan. Osmil has...

The gay Armenian immigrant on his way to Hollywood

This interview is about an Armenian gay man who escaped the army in Armenian with the hope to find a better future in the US

The Story Of My Dad’s Life

My dad talks about his life as a child and his experiences throughout life overall including his migration to America. Also, he talks about what I was like as a child and what he would like in the future.

Paola Leone’s Migration Story

Paola Leone was born in Italy, and migrated to the U.S.A. She had a great life in Italy, but she wanted to go to the U.S.A for better education. She planned to be in the U.S. for only two years,...