Alok's Interview with his Aunt, Ranjana Sinha on 12/5/2017 – Part II

(2nd of two files) Born as Ranjana Saxena in May 1950 in Delhi and raised in a conservative joint household in Lucknow, UP, India - she was the youngest of four children of Ram Shanker and Prakash Saxena. She immigrated...

Caroline Blain 94 years old 2018

Early 20th century life in Syracuse. Experience of a woman in banking in the 50s and 60s. Loss. Happiness

Thanksgiving interview

I asked my parents some questions about themselves in the car on my way back to college

Alok's Interview with his Aunt, Ranjana Sinha on 12/5/2017 – Part I

Born as Ranjana Saxena in May 1950 in Delhi and raised in a conservative joint household in Lucknow, UP, India - she was the youngest of four children of Ram Shanker and Prakash Saxena. She immigrated to the United States...

Fun memories with Janet Wojo

My grandmother’s biggest role model, happiest memory, last conversation ever

I dropped out of college and joined the Air Force, and then they put me right back in college to study Russian… Isn't it ironic?

Jack Jaffe talks about growing up in Portland (Ladd's Addition), Albany, Yakima, and Salem, dropping out of college, joining the Air Force, and going to Vietnam, where the South Vietnamese Army was having a little conflict with the South Vietnamese...

Andrea Cuadra and Pablo Cuadra

In this interview I ask my dad, a seeker of adventures, to reflect on his life. He shares stories from growing up in Nicaragua in the 60s, working for the government in the 80s, and starting a business from scratch....

Ruth Levin Thanksgiving 2019 Interview

Grandma Ruth talks about college as a math major in the early 1940’s and her first job.

The Life of my Legend

This interview follows the magnificent life of my Grandma Barbra Ingersoll who lives in Liverpool, New York. The wholesome conversation speaks to her sincere and humble nature. It was very endearing for me to take away a stronger grasp on...

Dylan Bachman and his mother Linda Saunders talk about her life

We talked about my mother’s life growing up, her past jobs, and our family history.

The Thanksgiving Listen

Interview with my grandmother during Thanksgiving Break following the great listen format and questions.

Chat with my grandma

I asked my grandma questions about her life as a child and in college.

Interview with Gigi

We talked about Gigi’s childhood, my dad and her parents.

Interviewing Barbara Levine, my amazing grandmother!

I asked my grandmother about her childhood and how she wants to affect the world. I generated an understanding of how our major family tradition is to to good in the world.