My Aunts migration from different countries

I was talking with my aunt and she has lived in so many continents. I was just trying to understand if it feels different and is a struggle with missing things back home.

My Father's Interesting Past

I am Alex Wong and on December 1st, 2019, at home, my father and I talked about a few moments in my father's life that were significant to him. He told me about how he met my mother. He told...

Importance of Family

In this interview, Carly Settle interviews her grandmother, Cindy Ayers aka “Nanny”, about her family and childhood memories on Thanksgiving. This interview includes stories about her childhood memories in Brigantine. This interview focuses on the importance of family and how...

“Be true to yourself”

In this interview, conducted on November 28, 2019 in Mays Landing, New Jersey, Julia Alberico interveiws her Grandmother Luciana Alberico. She explains the experiences she’s had in life. She talks about how World War II effected her when she was...

Great thanksgiving listen interview with Juanita Penkala

Juanita Penkala talks about her childhood, the lessons she's learned, and gives some advice for future generations.

All About Family.

In this interview conducted on December 1st, 2019 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Olivia Cutaia interviews her father Lorenzo Cutaia. During this conversation, Lorenzo speaks about the importance of his family throughout his life and how it has influenced...

My Grandpa’s Legacy

From childhood, in Brooklyn New York, to his later years, my Grandpa’s past was relived through his son, my Dad. Sidney Fischler passed away around one year ago, and lived with dementia in his last years. My father brings to...

"If you are listening to this, in the future, um, I'm sorry for whatever life decisions took you down this path."

Aryan Trivedi, Patrick Lam, and Justin Pang are eleventh graders at Egg Harbor Township High School, and they are recording this as part of an English project about the Great Thanksgiving Listen.

Without Our Dad

In Egg Harbor Township, NJ, Nicole Aguilar, a junior in EHTHS, is interviewing her older sister Yohana Aguilar, twenty years old. Throughout the interview, they discuss the reasons of why they are who they are and who helped impact them....

A Traveling Life of Faith and Service.

Scott Zimmerman, a Junior at Egg Harbor Township, interviewed his Grandfather over the Thanksgiving break from school. Over the course of the recording they discuss his grandfathers early life from birth up until about his early thirties. They discuss how...

"Can you tell me about someone you'll always remember?"

I (Caden Kang, age 14), sat down on Thanksgiving with my grandpa (Tom Kang, age 78), who shared stories about my great-uncle and himself in Korean, and my dad (Kenneth Kang, age 46), who translated the interview between us. My...

Kajae's Great Thanksgiving Listen 2019

In this interview between my grandfather and I, we talked about his childhood and past life in Jamaica. He talks about his parents and grandparent, siblings, chores, and his love life. He also speaks about his own family that he’s...

Sathvik talks to his mother Meena about one of her past experiences.

As a college student, Meena was subject to an experience that challenged her. On her way back to college after a holiday break, a storm compromised transportation services. Needing to get back to school for midsemester exams, Meena faced tough...