A special Thanksgiving conversation

During Thanksgiving dinner this year, I interviewed an elderly from my church. We talked about her current life, immigration experiences and happy memories.

I just came to the US to Visit! But I like to Be Here and I stay.

This is a life story of my grandmother’s husband who came from Egypt to visit his ex-father in law at that time and the life went so good that he decided to stay in the United States.

Interviewing my dad about his childhood and wonderful parents

My dad greatly misses his childhood and parents. His parents were immigrants and children of the Great Depression. His parents were hardworking and did everything they could do for the community. His father, John, served in the marines during World...

Shafiq Choudhry tells his son Hassan Choudhry about his memories as a child.

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Freehold New Jersey, Hassan Choudhry (14) interviews his father Shafiq Choudhry, a lawyer, (47) about his experiences and his memorable moments as a child. Shafiq shares his thoughts about school and explains...

Stina Nanavati: A mother’s day interview

This is an interview with Stina Nanavati (mother) being questioned by John Nanavati (husband) and Ravi Nanavati (son). We asked questions about her family, the history of her talking feet, and a bit about her experiences with racism while growing...

"Don't Take Life For Granted"

In today’s interview, the interviewer Frankie Wright, asks his mother, Patty, about his ancestors and old family traditions. During the interview Patty talks about early childhood and early memories. She also talks about how work has affected her life and...

My Father’s Life and His Lessons
November 26, 2018 App Interview

Anthony discusses his life and the lessons he has learned with his son Stephen.

Talks with Mom

We discussed different aspects of my mom’s life ranging from her childhood to now.

My Mother’s Journey to the US
November 25, 2018 App Interview

In this interview, my mother discusses her family life, immigration to the US, and the experiences that led to where she is today.

Grandparents Interview

Interview about Mary Ann Wall and Rory Wall’s childhood, adulthood, values, how America used to be, etc.

Great Uncle Joe, 90 and Full of Life

My Great Uncle Joe: “I’ve had a gorgeous life.” After the interview, he kept going. Looking at a 60″ TV, he said the first TV he bought his father-in-law was a console with a 7″ screen that received a single...

Exiting Times in a Small Town

“I climbed up the drive in movie theater with fireworks and smoke bombs, I set them off and me and my friends ran home as fast as we could.” This is one of the fun crazy stories that Michael Giacchino...

The Older Generations

We began by talking about our families immigration story and moved into how the older generations of our family influenced my father’s life.

Mia-Jolie Valle and her father, Max Valle, talk about their family’s story through his eyes.

In this interview, conducted in September 2018 in New York, Mia-Jolie Valle interviews her father, Max Valle, about his experiences from his life, and how they have shaped him and his life decisions. Mr. Valle shares stories and accounts of...