My mother’s Godfather talks about his life and where his work has taken him.

This interview was conducted the 25th of November over a phone call between Aníbal Irizarry (interviewee) and Miguel Figueroa (interviewer) and was submitted the 26th of November. Aníbal talks about his childhood which he considers easy by the standards of...

Vietnam War interview

Irma is a grandmother that lived during the Vietnam War. The lady that is talking in Spanish, Lianys, is translating for her

Alberto Ibarguen and Diego Ibarguen

Alberto Ibarguen (79) and his son Diego Ibarguen (48) remember Susana, Diego's mother and Alberto's wife who recently passed away after years of battling ALS. They remember their earliest memories of her, recall her powerful and loving presence, and praise...

David Urrutia Interviews Olga Zaragoza

Hablamos de sus memorias. También hablamos de las lecciones que mas le importa.

Loving Mother

Interview of my moms most important moment in her life which was giving birth to me and my sister

Javier Rivera and Carlos Enrique Lago Rosado Thanksgiving Interview

I, Javier Rivera, interview my uncle, Carlos Enrique Lago Rosado, to get a better understanding of his childhood, and his life.

William's Journey (en Español)

William discusses his migration from Puerto Rico to Chicago, his struggle with addiction, how to be resilient in the face of adversity, how poverty affected not only him but his family and how organizations like La Casa Norte help alleviate...

This is a practice Interview for the Great Thanksgiving Listen

I am going to interview my father because he’s kinda old and has a very interesting past. He grew up in Puerto Rico only speaking Spanish and then decided to join the army. I hope to find out how that...

Lucia Ayala and Alma Ayala

Lucia Ayala (76) and her daughter, Alma Ayala (49), remember the day many years ago when Lucia took Alma and her sisters and escaped from her abusive husband.

From Cuba to Miami

My grandmother lived a very hard life moving from Cuba to Miami. Especially while taking care of her son in the ghettos of Puerto rico

Entrevista a Inmigrante

María (37 años), nos narra su travesía migratoria en tiempos de pandemia desde su tierra natal, Colombia hacia Puerto Rico, Estado Libre Asociado de Estados Unidos y los desafíos que experimentó durante el camino.

Adriana Abizadeh and Jasmin Velez

Friends and coworkers Adriana Abizadeh (33) and Jasmin Velez (29) talk about working together at Kensington Corridor Trust, an organization that builds community based property ownership in the Philadelphia neighborhood of Kensinton. They discuss the importance of having resident voices...

November 24, 2018

My grandmother tells me about her life in Puerto Rico and how she got to where she is today.

The Great Thanksgiving list

I talked about his childhood and how things were growing up for him

Melanie Liang and Megan Zeile

Melanie Liang (23) talks with her mentor and education coach, Megan Zeile [no age given] about their meaningful relationship together at American Dream Program and navigating her adult life after transitioning out of foster care.

My Grandfather

Lots of things ranging from childhood to military life and everything in between, including little things like how he liked to dance and how he got his nickname.

Grandma in Puerto Rico, New York, and Miami

In this interview I ask my grandma various questions about how life was living in each of the places she’s lived. She also shared some advice and wisdom on things that happened to her that I can prevent from happening...

Abu’s Story

My grandma and I talked about some of her family traditions, her legacy, and changes in society.

Hazel Gomez and Mark Crain

Mark Crain (33) interviews his wife, Hazel Gomez (36), about her upbringing in Chicago, her view on motherhood, and her work as a faith leader.

Sisters Judy and Awilda talk to their great niece, Adalia, about their childhood and family life

In this interview, conducted in December 2019 in Roswell, Georgia, Adalia Molina (17) interviews her two great aunts, Judy (63) and Awilda(70). Throughout the interview they discuss their childhood and relationship with their other two siblings, Maggie and Jorge. They...

Basilisa Santiago Torres, Blanca Cintron, and Elizabeth Carrasco

Basilisa Santiago Torres (80) and her daughter, Blanca Cintron (62), talk about Basilisa's time in Puerto Rico and other memories.

Interview with my dad

In this interview my dad talks about growing up in Puerto Rico and joining the army. He talks about all the places he traveled to and his favorite memory growing up.