Interview with Grandma (Vovo Lu)

My grandma is from Brazil so some aspects of her life, like her childhood are different than most people. I like to hear funny stories about her life growing up to get to know her better and how they impacted...

Vó Mano Setembro 2019

Vó Manô, 85 years old, reluctantly concedes an interview (in Portuguese) after a long day shopping in Chicago.


Her childhood how she met her husband how she grew up with Portuguese friends and how her life changed after she got married, she became a truck driver

My grandmother’s history

She talked about her life and learns in life, she don’t have everything she wants but have everything she love.

Interviewing my Nan

I asked my Nan questions and interviewed her!

Yuri Ramos and Frency Moore

Yuri Ramos (36) reflects upon the memory of his mother, an immigrant from Brazil, with his sister Frency Ramos Moore (31). They have a conversation on the anniversary of their mother’s death who was killed by a drunk driver coming...

Christopher Perlera and Laura Toro

GALEO Laura Toro (37) interviews her friend Christopher Perlera (27) about his experiences growing up in a bilingual household, his Salvadoran heritage and becoming a political leader in his community. Chris did not answer confirmation call. left voicemail and sent...