Mahjah and her mom talk about her experience immigrating to America.

In this interview, conducted on November 25, 2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Mahjah Chowdhury (16) interviews her mom, Mafruha Chowdhury on what it was like immigrating to America from Bangladesh. She talks about why she came, the different...

My pop-pop and me.

Sole’ Townsend interviews her pop-pop on her dad’s side, Stephen L. Townsend Sr., on Thanksgiving day at her Aunt Paulette’s house. They talk about his life as a kid and even the life of his family as children. Sole’ tries...

It’s A Beautiful Country

This interview took place in Egg Harbor Township, NJ, between Zonja Kaja (16) and her mother Eljona O’Brien (45). They discuss about life in a communist country, such as Albania when Eljona was younger. The feeling of wonder and dream...

“Discipline, discipline, discipline”

In this Interview, Jermaine Thomas Bethea (16) interviews Rose Parrish(63), his guardian who may as well be his mother, on November 25th, 2018. Rose is Jermaine’s cousin who was proud to raise him since the age of two but may...

“I will never send you away”

In this interview, conducted on November 2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Victoria Diaz (16) interviews her mother Annette (51) about growing up in New York and being sent away at 16 years old. Annette shares the difficulties and...

I Am Better Now With Kids

In this interview conducted on November 2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Angelina Quach (16) interviews her mother Katherine Lam(36) about her life and how it led up to now. She tells stories about her childhood as she came...

“No matter how bad the day is, you’re gonna wake up tomorrow morning”

In this interview, recorded 25 November 2018, 16 year old Kaycee Doherty asks her dad, Mike Doherty about his favorite childhood memories. Mike talks about his grandmother, a great figure in his life, and what lessons an absent father taught...

The Life of my Grandma

In this interview, conducted in November 2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Hector Gaud interview his grandmother Josefina Gaud about her childhood and her memories with her family. Ms. Gaud shares her experiences and memories as her job as...

“This Happens to a lot of Women”

This interview took place in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey on November 24, 2018 between Mohini Gulati (16) and her mother, Rajni Gulati (50). They discuss some of the hardships Rajni faced when coming from India when she was very...

” All You Got”

In this interview, conducted in November 2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Isabellah Griffin (16) interviews her Aunt Johnette Griffin ( age N/A) about her childhood growing up. Aunt Johnette shares her life growing up as a child without...

Our Bond

This interview was recorded on Nov. 20th, 2018, in participation of The Great Thanksgiving Listen. During the interview, Gianna Maldonado (16) asks her grandma Maria Fiola (63) about some of the struggles she encountered trying to raise another baby after...

“I won’t forget my past.”

On November 19th, 2017, in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Shelly Luu (16) conducts an interview with her dad, Kevin Luu (58). Kevin Luu had left Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam during the Vietnam War, so that he can escape being...