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Interview with Ana Castellanos

Children, Elsie Valderrama (44) and Alexander Castellanos (38) and mother, Ana Castellanos (70) remember their father's Army career.

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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.

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Interview with Angela Altamirano

Angela Altamirano, 70, talks with her social worker Joel Olivier, 44, about her life story, from her birth in Nicaragua to her life in San Francisco.

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

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 Alma Rodriguez

Alma Rodriguez, 34, is interviewed by her friend and co-worker Michelle Guevara, 30.

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Interview with Paul Concepcíon

Paul Concepcíon (80) is interviewed by his daugther Ana Concepcíon. Paul was born in Cuba in 1930. He discusses growing up in Havana, Cuban politics, moving to Chicago, and…

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 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…

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

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.

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 Loudes Campos

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

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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…

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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…

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

Interview with Isabel Varona Caballero

Isabel Varona Caballero, 78, talks to her daughter (Isabel) Carolina Caballero, 38, about her life in Cuba and her trip to the United States. Isabel discusses her family background and life in Cuba…

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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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