Ma-Ma and I (Savannah) discuss her childhood and what it was like growing up.

Ma-Ma shared how her life was during the 50’s and 60’s. She asked shared the views of the Catholic Church on schooling, sex, and dances.

A Great but Pressured Childhood

A summary of this interview is that college isn’t for everyone you can go make a living and become an entrepreneur and many more occupations if you have the right mindset without a college degree. Although you shouldn’t have any...

Pappy and Me

What Pappy’s life was like and what my family did. My greatgrandfathers life.

Progress and Paradox

I interviewed my neighbor (age 64) who shared some of his experiences about his life including time in the Peace Corps.

Interviewing my Aunt

As an English project we had to interview an older relative.

Me and My Grandfather

I ask my grandfather about his childhood to see differences in parenting over generations. My grandfather talks about his parents’ rules, religion, and their values in always telling the truth.

Barton Thrasher’s Life

My dad and I talk about his childhood and him growing up in a split household.

Interview w/ Mommy :)

I interviewed my mother to gain insight on my late grandparents. I’ve always felt this distinct connection with them even though I do not remember specific encounters with them.

Practice

Today I had an interview with one of my favorite teachers, who is Mrs. Walthall at Saa Sds. I asked her questions like what she is most proud of and what troubles she has faced. I found the interview to...

Charlotte Brewer and Isabella Brewer discuss life in a small town in the Southern United States in the 1960s and 70s.

In this interview, conducted December 7, 2017 in Memphis, Tennessee, Isabella Brewer (15) interviews her grandmother Charlotte Brewer (63) about her life in multiple small towns in Arkansas in the Southern United States. Ms. Brewer describes her experience in school...

Learning more about My Mom – Kanon W.

I interviewed my mom to learn more about her, since this isn’t a normal conversation between us it feels a bit awkward for the both of us

Hayden Goode and her Grandmother Ann Farris discuss her life and growing up Greek.

In this interview, conducted in December 2019 in Memphis, Tennessee, I interviewed my grandmother Ann Farris, whom I call Yia Yia. We discussed growing up in Memphis, Tennessee and coming from a very Greek family. I learned more about my...

What my grandmother did in school did growing up.

What my grandmother did during in school. What sports my grandmother did for sports. What my grandmother did for fun with her friends. And what my grandmother’s family was like.

Thanksgiving Interview; Joe Buchanan III

A conversation with my mom about her childhood and her children.

Progress and Paradox

Ms. Charlie Nelson, the director of Special Events at MIFA, talks about how her life and how changes in the African American have impacted her.