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I interviewed my mother about the process of immigrating to the United States. From what motivated her to immigrate and bring her family here to how she felt when she was here all alone.
In this interview, Gissell Flores and her aunt, Gabriela Pinedo, talk about some of the lessons life has taught them. Her aunt shares a profound religious experience she had with her younger child, Jacob. She gives teenagers an advice that...
Laura Secchi shares life memories and how changes in her life have shaped who she is
My moms tells me about her childhood in Guadalajara, Mexico, her grandma, and her biggest regrets.
Talks about early childhood memories and historical events/figures he remembered.
My dad explained how his childhood and family have to do with the person that he is today.
This conversation is in spanish. Important topics were discused such as the Mexico City, 8.0 magnitude, earthquake that occurred on September 19, 1985. Also the Gasoline Explosions that occurred in Guadalajara, Jalisco on April 22, 1992. Along with the first...
Esta entrevista se grabó como parte de un proyecto para Honores Españoles 218 en la Universidad de Tennessee Knoxville. Entrevisté a un hombre llamado Steve, un inmigrante de Guadalajara, México. Lo conocí una vez antes de esto para una entrevista...
Can immigration ever be too easy? I talked with Maria Davis, who originally lived in Guadalajara, Mexico. She immigrated when she was 5 along with her family, moving to a cotton farm in Corsicana, Texas. Her parents thought that the...