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Interview with James Garcia

James Garcia (32) speaks with Carolina Camps (68) about his childhood in Queens, NY, his decision to enlist as a Marine, his deployments, and what it is like reintegrating back in to civilian life.

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

Interview with Margaret Wyszkowski

Margaret Wyszkowski (73) speaks with son, Bob Wyszkowski (45), about her son and Bob's brother, John. They discuss John's decision to become a Navy Seal and their pride.

From  - UM Libraries on July 15th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Carl Juste

Interview with Carl Juste, a Haitian-Cuban-American photojournalist who grew up in New York and moved to Miami with his family as a child. He is the son of Haitian-American community leader Viter…

From  - UM Libraries on July 5th, 2016 0 likes 183 plays

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.

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

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…

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

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.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 3 plays

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…

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

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.

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

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…

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

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.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 2 plays

Interview with Loudes Campos

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

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

Interview with Maria Lau

William Lau, 34, interviews his sister Maria Lau 39, about “71,” an artistic exhibit documenting the search for her Chinese aunts who had been left behind in China when their father…

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

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,…

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

Interview with Brunilda Espinosa

Brunilda, 72, talks to her daughter Elizabeth, 44, about her childhood life and young adult.

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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…

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

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.

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