Hormoz comes to America

A short interview with my dad about his immigration to the US in the late 50’s and his time living in Detroit during the 1967 riots

June 21, 2018
Deported: An American Division

Lourdes Salazar Bautista was deported from Ann Arbor, Michigan after living in the United States for 20 years. Her husband was deported 10 years prior. Bautista’s two younger children (now 14 and 16) accompanied her to Mexico, reuniting with her...

Business interview with Mr. Bhushan Kulkarni

Tanisha Khare conducted an interview about the life of Mr. Bhushan Kulkarni, mainly focusing on him as a businessman. He talks about how he became successful as a businessman and about the businesses he currently owns. He shares the struggles...

February 9, 2018 app
Clements StoryCorps Project- Clayton Lewis

Located on the central campus of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, the William L. Clements Library houses original resources for the study of American history and culture from the fifteenth through the nineteenth century. Learn more about the Clements...

November 26, 2017 app
Emily, My Sister, Reflects on Reading

My sister, Emily, sits down with me to discuss her own relationship with reading and how it’s been a vital part of her culinary career in several ways.

November 26, 2017 app
My Parents Reflect on Reading and Literacy

I have a conversation with my parents about their personal histories with reading and how Literacy has shaped their lives and careers.

October 31, 2017 app
Memories of the William L. Clements Library

John Dann and Arlene Shy talk with Angela Oonk about their memories of working at the William L. Clements Library. John Dann was Curator of Manuscripts from 1972 to 1977 and Director from 1977 to 2007. Arlene Shy was a...

March 22, 2017
Interview done by Deydriana Davis asking Georgia Grisson, her grandmother, about her experiences as a woman.

This interview was done in the early morning of Monday, March 20 in a cozy bedroom. Deydriana Davis interviews her “nana”, Georgia Grisson. Georgia grew up in Mississippi with several brothers and one sister. In this interview, Georgia emphasizes the...