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Interview with Luisa Cepero

Sheila Cepero, 47, interviews her mother, Luisa Cepero, 71, about her childhood, living in Cuba, becoming a mother and a teacher, and her immigration from Cuba.

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Interview with Elsa Bender and Barbara Menéndez

Elsa Menéndez and her mother, Barbara Menéndez ask Elsa’s grandmother, Elsa Bender about family, life in Puerto Rico, and her sense of adventure and love of travel.

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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 Steven Plá y Guincho

Steven Plá (62) talks to his wife Sarah Plá (60) about his time living in Ybor City, FL, a town just outside of Tampa, FL.

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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 Xavier Sainz and Thais Saínz

Nicole Di Rocca asks her parents about the lift on travel bans to Cuba, their recent family trip to the island, their involvement in the Revolution, their immigration over 40 years ago, and their…

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Interview with Loudes Campos

Lourdes Campos (50) and friend John Rivera Sedlar (55) talk about Latino/Hispanic food trends.

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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 Sylvia Greenfelt

Sylvia Greenfelt (89) and daughter Sharon Kersten (59) talk about Sylvia’s life growing up in Harlem, New York, and Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of Jewish immigrants.

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Interview with Dario Morell

Dario Morell (57) talks with son Dario Gabriel Morell “Gabriel” (20) about coming to the U.S. at the age of ten, and their visit to Cuba 47 years later to meet long-lost family.

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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 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 Maria Claudia Peralta

Alexandra and Claudia talk about growing up across three continents and the gypsy spirit their family has.

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Interview with Pedro V de Pool

Ivette de Pool (37) interviews father Pedro de Pool (64) about family heritage and about his experience as an actor and announcer in Cuba and in the U.S.

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Interview with Juliana Escobar

Alexandra "Alex" Brummitt (34) interviews cousin Juliana "Juli" Escobar (28) about her immigration from Colombia to the U.S. at the age of 17, and dealing with the loss of her…

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Interview with Yara Machado Marrero and Maria J. Bermudez

Yara Machado, 58, Maria Julia ("Yoti") Bermudez, 57, and Helga Silva, 61 talk about how they left Cuba separately, then went to Australia and eventually reunited in the United States.

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