The Great Listen a History of Life

This is a brief history of how my grandmother went from small town West Virginia to Rochester, New York.

Aqueelah Goins & Demetrius Peoples

This interview with my mom details what she wants me to be in life and other things.

Magnificent Mama

We talked about her life experience especially as an immigrant.

Barrie’s life: Interview with Barrie Bradley

This is an interview with Barrie Bradley about her life. She tells stories of her childhood and hardships and how she got past them. Barrie is truely a warm-hearted loving grandmother (as she said she wants to be remembered by).

Andris Bibelnieks talk about his childhood growing up in Latvia.

In this interview, conducted in 2017 in Greenville, SC, Mitchell Esbenshade interviews Andris Bibelneiks about his experiences growing up. Mr. Bibelneiks shares what it was like being forced to move out of Latvia, and to Germany. He also talks about...

Linnea and her Abuela talk about Abuela’s first experiences in America

Linnea Guy (13), from Greenville, South Carolina and Miriam Wood (69), also from Greenville but originally from Caracas, Venezuela, discuss early experiences from Miriam’s first months spent in America. In this interview, conducted in Greenville, South Carolina on November 28,...

Elise Lanahan Interviews her grandfather, Kinard Johnson

Elise Lanahan (13) interviews her grandfather, Kinard Johnson about his life. This interview talks about school and career choices. It also talks about his life as a judge for 28 years and as a lawyer for 13 years. He worked...

Emilie Moore and her grandfather Howard Moore Jr. discuss family, military life, and important life lessons.

In this interview conducted over the phone (in Greenville, SC and Charleston, SC) on November 27th, 2017, Emilie Moore (13) interviews her grandfather about his life and the early life of her father. Mr. Moore shares stories about his work...

SNSI Instructor

I’m having an interview with my SNSI instructor about his experience in the Navy and adaptations he made for it.

Hank’s interview of his grandaddy

Granddaddy told stories of his childhood and some of his children. Hank occasionally interjected his perception. Ken shared stories of his childhood friends and what he learned.

Diane tells Hettie about her experiences and lessons she has learned throughout her life.

Hettie Brazier interviews her mom, Diane Brazier, on December 5, 2018. They talk about the influences in her mom’s life along with Diane’s favorite memories from childhood.

Garner speaks to Daniel about his childhood.

Garner Hart (14) interviews his father, Daniel Hart (41) about his childhood experiences. These experiences included family vacations and stories about his grandparents. The interview starts with school but then goes to summers. Afterward, the two talk about Daniel’s parents...

Brother, Sister, and drawings

Discussing drawings of hybrid human/animals while having a fun laugh.

Jake Baumhofer and his mom Lisa Baumhofer talk about how moving around as a kid had an effect on her.

In this interview, conducted in Greenville, South Carolina, Jake Baumhofer (14) interviews his mom, Lisa Baumhofer (45), about how moving around had an effect on her. Lisa talks about how she grew up in a military family and therefore moved...

Oliver Ackermann and his mom talk about her childhood and how her life had progressed since then.

At the start of the interview, the main subject was the people in my mothers life. This varied from who was the most important person to ever be involved in her life to the most influential. After some explaining, the...

Scott Payseur Interview

Ground Zero Founder and CEO Scott Payseur talks about the origins and background behind Ground Zero

Kate Echaniz talks about her her life experiences

During this interview, November 21, 2017 in Simpsonville, former piano teacher, Kate Echaniz talks about how different her childhood was than today. Ms. Echaniz also talks about her passion, piano. She also shares stories about how much more safe it...

Story of Eliza’s childhood

My mom talked about her grandfather who has impacted her life, and a few good memories from her childhood. She also talked about how she would like people to remember her as a good mother.