How food has changed over time

A deep reflection on the impact of food on my Grandfather and how it has changed over his life

Language Partners Ethnographic Interview

Miho, Anna, and I discussed our culture’s differences and similarities. Specifically, we talked about the different ways we greet one another and what foods we typically eat. We had fun interviewing each other!

His Experience in Petaling Street

This is his second time to Petaling Street as a grownup.

Michelle talks food

It was a brief interview with Michelle an American about her views on Traditional Haitian and American food.

Xin Qi and Tianbing Xia talk about growing up in Beijing

In this interview conducted in December 2017 in Plano, Texas, Jennifer Xia interviews her dad Tianbing Xia and mom Cindy Qi about what is was like growing up in China, especially school life. Tianbing Xia shares insight on what day...

Food craze!

My son Carl absolutely loves food and food combinations. I asked him a few questions to explore this topic.

My Grandma’s Schooling and Career

In this interview, I learn about what school- elementary through high school- was like. I also learn about her high school jobs and how she found her way to being a hair dresser.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen interview with Mrs. Maria A. Matthews

Mrs. Matthews told me about her family’s cultural heritage including interesting stories about her ancestors. She also gave her perspective on immigration.

Family food traditions: In Good Faith

The participants at the In Good Faith x Homecooked dinner event shared food traditions from their families.

"There are always people stopping by. It's kind of like an open house."

Thomas and RuiFeng, who are both faculty members at Troy University’s international office are an office room apart on usual workdays. In this segment on Thanksgiving week, they sat down together away from the office setting to discuss about their...

Grace interview

We talked about her aspirations and dreams from when she was a child. We also talked about what she does for work now and what she dreams of doing.

Food Traditions

We talked about cultural traditions in our family and FOOD!

The legacy of our Mom’s through the generations

Cooking with the generations of Mother’s and passing on that legacy to future generations

Thanksgiving Listen with Nonna

I interviewed my Nonna, who is my grandmother, on November 25, 2017. I learned about her daily life in Italy, the changes she went through living in the United States, and how she got to where she is today. I...

A Man Who Loves His Dog

John Mark is my uncle. He has a head injury from a ladder falling on him when he was a carpenter, and he can no longer work due too diablity. He talks about the 6 months spent in jail, and...