My Father: The Author

Zahra Ndirangu interviews her father, published author Ndirangu Githaiga, on his book that tells of the Kenyan experience. They delve into talks of race, literature, and representation.

Immigration interview

Josephine’s immigration story from Kenya to the US

Mike Hamilton and Philip Hamilton

Michael Hamilton (82) talks with his son, Philip Hamilton (42). They talk about Michael's first and second marriages, their shared love of nature and birds, Philip's coming out, and the ways they have grown.

Interview with Cindy – a recently graduated medical resident

Carrie interviews her sister, Cindy, about her decision to pursue medicine and her experiences as a healthcare worker for a month in Kenya. Cindy also details her thoughts on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on our healthcare system.

Great Recession of 2008

This is a school Project that we are supposed to interview our parents, about the Great Recession of 2008

I was born in Kenya and moved to USA when I was 14

In this interview, my aunt talks about what she’s grateful for, happiest memory in her life and many more.

Lucy Kimani and Abby Spitler

Abby Spitler interviews her classmate Lucy Kimani about her move from Kenya to the United States almost 5 years ago.

Winnie Kibe and Amya Oliver talk about Winnie’s life as a first-generation immigrant and college student.
November 27, 2018 App Interview

In this interview conducted on November 26th, 2018, Amya (21) interviews her friend Winnie (21) about her experiences as a first-generation immigrant and college student. Winnie shares what it was like to grow up experiencing two different cultures simultaneously (Kenyan...

Sifa Wangia talks with her Kukhu

In this interview, we talked about early childhood memories, what school life was like, and how it was transitioning from life in her village to life in highschool.

Salome Mwangi and Stella Okech

Stella Okech (22) speaks with her conversation partner Salome Mwangi (50) about her childhood memories, her activism in the refugee community and the many ways she and Salome are tied together.

Salome Mwangi and Carolyn Casey

Friends Salome Mwangi (50) and Carolyn Casey (55) talk about lessons learned from their mothers, being mothers themselves, and how privilege, both nonwhite and white, has affected them respectively in complex, nuanced, varied ways throughout their individual lives.

Walter Sangree, Cora Sangree, and Lissa Sangree-Calabrese

Walter Sangree (90) talks with his daughter Cora Sangree (54) and granddaughter Lissa Sangree-Calabrese (16) about his upbringing and unusual family structure, his work as an anthropologist in Africa, and what he has learned in his 90 years of life.

My Mother’s Life

My mother & I discuss her childhood in Zanzibar, Tanzania, and Kenya. We also talk about her transition to life in America and high school.

Véronique Huguet and Mark Owens

Véronique (41) and Mark (36) talk about being humanitarian aid delegates for ICRC and the American Red Cross respectively and tell stories that have touched them when working in the field.

Grandma’s interview

We talked about all her life experiences

Interview with KK Gachukia

We talked about personal life and conflicts. We also talked about advice for others and things we have learned

Margenne Drain, Ben Drain, and Susan Bowser talk in 2014. Clip 1of 6.

On Margenne Drain's 95th birthday, Ben and Susan sit down to talk with Margenne about her life. Due to maximum interview lengths, the interview is in six parts. This is clip 1 of 6.

11/25/18- English Interview (GTL)

I interviewed my aunt who lives in Africa. She has a very interesting life, and I thought she would be a perfect person to interview.