Interview with Aidan Yoo: Being Korean-American

This interview talks about Aidan’s experiences learning Korean and his advice for someone struggling to embrace his/her cultural identity.

Identity and Culture Essay

Interview with my grandma about events in her life that made her who she is today.

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February 9, 2018
A mother’s transition towards the strength of natural hair.

Talking about her shift towards loving beautiful, natural African American hair, and wondering about the roots of identity.

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January 26, 2018
Hair as an equalizer for a Ghanaian schoolgirl

A Ghanaian woman tells me about her childhood experience in Nigeria where hairstyles were a part of the school uniform, how she feels about the time it takes to get her hair braided, and the hilarious story of the first...

“A Journey Of A Thousand Steps Starts With One Step”

A father, a husband and a son talks about his childhood, his family and traditions that have shaped him into the man he is today. Mustansar Nasir talks about his experiences and memories combined into adversities that he has encountered...

Neighbor Talks About Her Culture And A Major Shift That Impacted Her Life

“If you want to do something, don’t always think about doing it and just do it, or else nothing will get done.” Ms. Xue, a college student, talks about her family heritage and how a major decision significantly impacted her...