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Interview with Amber DiPietra

Kari, 33, and Amber, 31, talk about working at the non-profit Lighthouse for the Blind, and the way their personal experiences inform their work.

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Interview with Eloisa Echazabal and Francisco Dieguez

Friends Eloisa Echazabal, Francisco “Pancho” Dieguez and Armando Vizcaino talk about their experiences coming to the United States from Cuba through Operation Pedro Pan. Pancho discusses…

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Interview with Joel Lusk and Maceo Martinet

Joel D. Lusk and colleagues Cynthia Abeyta and Maceo Martinet talk about their work as biologists and the influences in their own lives that led them to the work they are engaged in. Cynthia and…

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Interview with Sal Sandoval

Sal A Sandoval (84) talks with his wife Eddy Bello-Sandoval (67) about being a zoot-suiter and then graduating college.

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Interview with Ailyavor Betancourt

Siblings Aliyavor Betancourt, 42, and Maria Silva, 39, reflect on their upbringing, remember their mother, and discuss Maria’s relationship with her husband.

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Interview with Mildred (Betty) Kersh

Mary Beth Alvarez (34) talks with her friend Mildred “Betty” Kersh (74) about her pioneering role as a female mathematician, her knowledge of New Orleans history, her thoughts on dying,…

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Interview with Nelly Velarde de Rendón

María José Rendón, 25, entrevista a su abuela, Nelly Velarde de Rendón sobre su familia y sobre su padre, el hijo menor de Nelly.//María José Rendón,…

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Interview with Lydia Perez

Lydia Perez (58) and René Hernandez (62) talk about their experience in South Florida after immigrating from Cuba, their families, and their relationship.

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Interview with Leslie Martinez

Leslie Martinez (25) and Megan Tice (31) talk as friends and roommates about their backgrounds, families, and travels and how these have had an influenced in the way they each see the world and their…

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Interview with Jessica Lam

Jessica Lam (39) and son Christopher Lam (19) talk about Chris’s experience as a child of Jessica, who is a transgendered woman, and identifies as Chris’s father.

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Interview with Luigi Ferrer

Luigi Ferrer, 51 talks to his partner Arthur Friedrich, 30, about how being HIV positive and how his idea of “community” has affected his life

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Interview with Ugene S. Adkins

Ugene Adkins (80) tells his family friend, Albert Brinson (67), about being in the army, working on a shrimp boat, traveling the US, dealing with segregation, and more.

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Interview with Carlos J. Ortuno

Charlene interviews her spouse, CJ about his childhood and his identity, as well as the influence of his parents, being a new parent, and his work with LGBTQ rights.

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Interview with Julio A. Estorino

Maria interviews her father, Julio, about his activist youth in Cuba, his arrest by the Castro regime, and working in the United States to free Cuba.

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Interview with Cecilia Dubon Slesnick

Ivón and Cecilia talk about their family backgrounds, the childhoods in Miami, their education outside of Miami, and returning to Miami to start families.

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Interview with Catalina Rosemond

Catalina Rosemond (84) habla con su nuera Brendaly Rosemond (42) sobre sus experiencias viviendo en Cuba como negra y como hija de un inmigrante de Jamaica. Depués, habla de sus própia…

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