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Interview with Béatrice Colastin Skokan, cofounder, StoryCorps Warmamas Community Archive

Béatrice Colastin Skokan is the cofounder of StoryCorps Warmamas Community Archive and Special Collections Archive Manuscripts Librarian at the University of Miami. Born in New York in 1970,…

From  - UM Libraries on July 15th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays

Interview with Roberto Morisseau

Roberto (26) talks to Sylvie (29) about moving to Miami from Haiti, joining the Military and his two deployments to Afghanistan.

From  - UM Libraries on July 15th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Nixon St-Hubert (DJ Nickymix)

Interview with Nixon St-Hubert, a Haitian DJ singer who goes by the stage name Nickymix. He has become one of the most famous Haitian DJs and performs at all of the major Haitian music festivals. His…

From  - UM Libraries on July 5th, 2016 0 likes 107 plays

Interview with Officer Jose Traiana, Part 4 of 4

Officer Joe Triana talks about his experiences growing up in New Jersey, and about his subsequent life in Miami. Specifically, he relates his perceptions about the neighborhood in which he grew up,…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Officer Jose Traiana, Part 3 of 4

Officer Joe Triana talks about his experiences growing up in New Jersey, and about his subsequent life in Miami. Specifically, he relates his perceptions about the neighborhood in which he grew up,…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Officer Jose Traiana, Part 2 of 4

Officer Joe Triana talks about his experiences growing up in New Jersey, and about his subsequent life in Miami. Specifically, he relates his perceptions about the neighborhood in which he grew up,…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Officer Jose Traiana, Part 1 of 4

Officer Joe Triana talks about his experiences growing up in New Jersey, and about his subsequent life in Miami. Specifically, he relates his perceptions about the neighborhood in which he grew up,…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 7 plays

Fueling Dreams and Hope

Young Haitians from the Saint-Marc area get to know each other. The kids attended the first summer camp called Generation Hope in July 2014, the brainchild of UM student Guerdiana Thelomar. Part of…

From  Robert Yunk on December 22nd, 2014 0 likes 21 plays

Interview with Regina Bernadino, Part 2 of 2

Regina Bernadino (27) talks to her friend Erica T. Miehl (26) about her emotional struggle to find her identity as a child.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 4 plays

Interview with Regina Bernadino, Part 1 of 2

Regina Bernadino (27) talks to her friend Erica T. Miehl (26) about her emotional struggle to find her identity as a child.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 5 plays

Interview with Javier G Lora

Javier G Lora, 56, y su hio, Javier Lora 21, hablan acerca del terremoto en Haiti y de cómo la reacción humanitaria les ha hecho reflexionar sobre sus propias vidas.//Javier G. Lora,…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Berry Jules

Fiancées Vanessa and Barry “Jules” talk about their relationship and their future.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with William W. Silva

William Silva, 63, and his daughter, Laylah Silva, 38 talk about William’s life growing up coming back and forth from Cuba to the United States, and their unconventional family.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Jose Raul Medina

Jose Raul Medina (19) talks with close friend Marlene Arzola (43) about his political ideologies, his activism as a student, and where he sees himself in the future. Jose has visited Cuba multiple…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Lucrèce Louisdhon-Louinis

Interview with Lucrèce Louisdhon-Louinis, a professional storyteller, librarian, dancer, and executive director of the Louinès Louinis Haitian Dance Theatre. She moved to New York City…

From  - UM Libraries on January 29th, 2014 0 likes 67 plays

Interview with Maude Heurtelou & Fequière Vilsaint

Interview with Maude Heurtelou and Fequière Vilsaint. Heurtelou is the vice president and Vilsaint is the founder and president of Educa Vision, Inc. (EVI), a publishing company that develops…

From  - UM Libraries on January 29th, 2014 0 likes 156 plays