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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 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 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 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.

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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 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 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 Milancita Rodriguez

Vegas and Milancita talk about their work in the gay community, providing entertainment and activism.

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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 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 Esperanza Bravo De Varona

Esperanza Bravo de Varona y su hija Beatriz De Varona-Craft cuentan cómo su familia huyó de la Republica Dominicana durante la revolución de Cuba. //Esperanza Bravo de Varona and…

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Interview with Elizabeth Miro

Elizabeth Miro (37) and Raul Miro (36) talk about their relationship, from junior high through 12 years of marriage.

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Interview with Orlando Varona

Orlando Varona (69) cuenta a su esposa Lesbia Varona (68) sobre sus experiencias como actor en el teatro, y como se marchó de Cuba para reunirse con su esposa, y como trabajó como actor…

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Interview with Cori Espinal and Eddie Ramos

Friends Eddie, Cori, Natalia, and Shasyrin talk about youth and life in Miami, including an upcoming birthday party and the clubbing/dating culture here.

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Interview with Barbara C. Avellana

Barbara C. Avellana (86) cuenta a su hijo Luis H. Avellana (65) sobre su vida en la Habana, Cuba, su casamiento con su esposo, y como la familia llegó a los Estados Unidos. //Barbara C.…

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Interview with James Blakely and Emma Blakely

James Blakely (79) and wife Emma Blakely (69) talk with family Sabrina Blakely-Green (42), Joyce Blakely (51), Rickey Blakely (49), Tammy Blakely (45), and granddaughter Janay Blakely (14), about…

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