Backpacks & Baguettes

A father and son talk about the children’s travel book they wrote together, Backpacks & Baguettes, and the reminder it provided of what it was like to live in the world before the pandemic hit - the sights, the smells...

War time with Jean Redington
December 1, 2020 App Interview

An interview with our grandmother about her time during WWII, taking the German generals to surrender, her work with UN Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, and meeting an American airman stationed in Frankfurt.

Lights, Jesus, and Squiggles.

Karli Jean Lonnquist and Briona Grover talk about what it means to be a good person, the influence faith has on one’s life (particularly during COVID), Belgium ballet, and the nickname “Squiggles”.

Interviewing Brian McCarthy

In this interview, Brian McCarthy discusses growing up in different countries and the impact that it has had on his life as well as some of his perspectives on the Coronavirus.

Raj Patel and his grandfather Prabhudas Patel discuss about the importance of family and the sacrifices one must take.

In this interview, conducted in December 2019 in South Barrington, Illinois, Raj Patel (16) interviews his grandfather Prabhudas Patel (70) about his childhood from living in a poor village in Western India and to discuss how he immigrated to America....

Bompa’s WW2 story

This interview tells my grandfathers experience during WW2 and having to escape from the Germans by bicycle.

Thanksgiving Interview

An interview with my mom about our thanksgiving traditions and history with agriculture.