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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 Heylin Portal

Heylin Portal, 18, habla con Claudia Flores, acerca de como se fue de Cuba y vino a Estados Unidos a empezar una nueva vida.//Heylin Portal, 18, talks to Claudia Flores, 28, about how she left Cuba…

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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 Andrez Lojano

Estudiantes de íngles, Claudia y Andrez hablan sobre de donde vinieron, sus familias, y la lucha quedar y trabajar aquí en los estados unidos. // English students Claudia and Andrez…

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Interview with Adriana Fernandez-Silva

Adriana Fernandez-Silva (95) talks with her grandson Patricio Uribasterra (35) about her family and life in Cuba, her experience as an exile, and moving to New York.

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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 James Boyle

James Boyle, 52, habla con Virginia Lora, 24, sobre los diferentes tipos de trabajo que ha realizado y los motivos que lo llevaron por sus variados recorridos geográficos y…

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Interview with Carlos Costa

Carlos tells facilitator, Virginia, about coming to the US from Lima, Peru, and his work in business with his children.

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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 Andres Duwin

Natasha Duwin (42) and brother Andres Duwin (39) talk about their family history and how they came to the U.S.

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Interview with Aida Levitan

Aida Levitan (61) y Rodrigo de la Luz (40) se entrevistan uno a otro de sus vidas y sus trabajos. // Aida Levitan (61) and Rodrigo de la Luz (40) interview each other about their lives and their…

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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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Interview with Michael Uharchak and Lourdes del Carmen Garcia de Uharchak

Michael Uhorchak, 67, and Lourdes del Carmen García de Uhorchak, 53, talk to their daughter, Valerie Uhorchak García, about how they met.

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Interview with Amy Leticia D’Sa Brinson

Amy Leticia D'Sa Brinson (56) talks with her daughter Sabah Z. Brinson (28) about her family history in Goa and Tanzania, and about being a mother after immigrating to the U.S. with her American…

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