Mary Meloy-Lara and Miriam Lara

Miriam Lara (32) interviews her mother, Mary Meloy-Lara (69), as Mary advances in the stages of Alzheimer's disease. Mary talks about her parents, how she eventually moved to Mexico, reminisces about her children when they were younger, commemorates their accomplishments,...

Testimony: Alicia Vazquez

Sonaya Vazquez-Wright (16) interviews Alicia Vazquez (71), her grandmother, about her life stories and memories. They talk about Alicia's childhood in Mexico, her immigration to the US, and about their shared family history.

Entrevista a mi mamá

Fue una entrevista emotiva, mi mamá me contó cosas interesantes que aunque ya las había escuchado en algún momento por alguna razón ahora fueron más emotivas.

The Book of Unknown Titans

Axel Cruz’s migration story. A kid born in the US to Mexico and back.

Thanksgiving Interview 2017

In a series of questions we have captured cherished memories from my mom’s childhood and favorite things that have happened in her lifetime.

Moms Life Experiences

A daughter interviews her mother on her struggles growing up and how she overcame them.

Interview with Nini Bedi

This is an interview with Avanni Bedi, my friend and classmate. We talked about many things including hobbies and travels.

Growing up in Veracruz Mexico and migrating to the US for a better life.

In this interview, conducted in April 22, 2018 in Tustin, California, Joanna Martínez interviews her aunt Teresa Castro about her childhood and how she always looked at everything on the bright side. Teresa talks about her having a cheerful childhood...

Grandma’s life and Lessons!

My grandma and I talk about where she grew up and what it was like for her. She also shares with me how she met my grandpa and what my Great grandma is like. At the end she shares some...

Getting to know my grandpa more

This recording was about the life of my grandpa and me getting to know about his childhood.

Entrevista con mi Tia Sonia

Una entrevista con mi Tía Sonia acerca de su vida, niñez, trabajo y escuela. Ella aconseja a los jóvenes que les echen ganas y siguen sus sueños.

"My name is Imelda Camarena"

Imelda Camarena (47) talks with her daughter, Monserratt Castillo (14) about her childhood and her reaction to 9/11.

Interview with my dad José Rosario.

This is the great listen for 2021. Today, on November 28, 2021, I interviewed my father, José Rosario. We discussed his childhood and his biggest dreams. Jose gave us an insight on immigrants leaving their life behind for a new...

Susan Alamillo and Maria Wyatt

Colleagues Maria Wyatt (58) and Susan Alamillo (65) share a conversation about their work in the Migrant Education Program in Plant City, Florida.

Ximena Murillo Islas interviews grandfather Wilfrido Alejandro Murillo Garcia

Ximena Murillo Islas (15) interviews grandfather Wilfrido Alejandro Murillo Garcia (77) on January 10th, 2023, about his childhood and school experiences, and how it led to him becoming a teacher. The interview is in Spanish, as they are both from...

Ana’s giving listen

Mostly about my mothers past and how she was raised and how she raised me and also her experiences when coming to the u.s

Immigration Stories: Mexico-United States An Oral History – Anonymous 17 Choreographer and Dancer

Anonymous 17 talks about growing up in Mexico until her early teens when her family relocates to the United States. Living many years as a permanent resident, in recent years she has obtained United States citizenship. Anon 17 speaks about...