From tractors to horses — One man's move from commercial to small-scale sustainable farming in Tennessee

Meet at 75 year old Vietnam Vet in Trenton, TN. Jimmy Klein pioneered using horses versus tractors to create sustainable farms and has over 2000 people how to farm with horses versus motorized tractors. He’s also an avid beekeeper and...

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

I interviewed my father and we talked about his early childhood in Germany, his education, career, his travels through the world, and the places he lived in. I chose to interview my dad because I find his story very interesting.

Eric’s Take on Healthy Transitions to Adulthood

The road to adulthood is not always a clear path and sometimes it is the direction of others that helps a young person make the journey.

For school

Interviewing Tom a friend of my family’s for many years I ask him about jobs he has held his childhood and growing up was born in 1940s had many siblings and along life.

My mom

How my mom won first place every time she was in beauty bagents

Interview with my Nana

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama, Lillie Ben Harris (17) interviews her grandmother, Beverly Harris (80) about her life. Mrs. Harris shares what it was like to grow up in a boarding home in Tennessee, and...

Holidays and changes through the years

We talk about the Christmas spirit, the magic of the season, and changes in holiday traditions over time with different generations.

A Nigerian’s Thanksgiving in America

Having a talk with my dad about his first Thanksgiving in America.

Shirley Lowe and her great nephew Andrew Cook talk about growing up in the Great Depression

In this interview, conducted on November 22nd 2018 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Andrew Cook (17) interviews his great aunt, Shirley Lowe (80) about her childhood during the Great Depression and how the world has progressed. She also talks about the technological...

Interview with My Tata

Renee Jubran tells us what it was like getting forced out of her home in Palestine and moving to America. Renee and her husband started a successful restaurant called the Falafel Hut in Knoxville, Tennessee.

My Mema

We talked about her whole life story, from before there were televisions, to a nasty divorce, finishing with her accomplishments.

Living By a River

This interview was conducted with my mother. It was based mostly on the differences between Korean and American culture.

mae and gary

We talked about things under most of the categories listed, but spent a large amount of time on family stories

Taylor on single parenting: “its just really hard and you don’t get to see your kid like you want to.”

Taylor Noskowaik takes time out of her busy life to sit down with Preston Spangler and talk about her experiences as a single parent and all of the financial and social implications that stem from raising a child on your...