Post Tagged with: "interviews"

Fidel Feliciano dances with his caregiver Vernetta Darby of Throgs Neck Extended Care Facility. (Photo by José Acosta via El Diario-La Prensa)

Dancing ‘Like a Spinning Top’ at 105

Bronx, Demographics, In the News, Puerto Rican May 14, 2013 at 4:53 pm

El Diario-La Prensa is celebrating it’s 100th anniversary but at the annual Centenarian Celebration in the Bronx, the publication found someone older, Fidel Feliciano. The paper had a Q-and-A with the 105-year-old Puerto Rican.

Unlike this recipe, some family recipes were lost to time, as interviewees told Anne Noyes Saini. (Photo from Sarah Gilbert via Flickr Creative Commons License)

Unearthing ‘Forgotten Foods’

Culture, Food, History, Traditions April 5, 2013 at 2:43 pm

Older New Yorkers recall family meals at home, lost recipes of perfect dishes, and vivid memories of foods from back home in interviews conducted by Anne Noyes Saini and featured in Feet in 2 Worlds.

Photo is screenshot of video by María Teresa Alzuru

Women See Two Sides to Gender Roles in Their Immigrant Families

Culture, Immigration, Media, Video January 17, 2013 at 4:43 pm

Venezuelan-American María Teresa Alzuru produced a documentary video on women’s views of gender roles in their immigrant families. Having moved here as a young child, her own intercultural experiences inspired the project, Feet in 2 Worlds reports.

Voices in Focus: MTV to Cast African New Yorkers for African Interview Show

Economy, Media, Video April 27, 2012 at 1:30 pm

MTV Base MEETS, an interview show that runs on African MTV networks, seeks young Africans living in NYC; an ethnic newspaper editor argues against handing out newspapers for free; the library system tackles unemployment; and some more coverage of the Ippies awards.

Dominicans react to terror suspect’s arrest

Dominican, In the News, Latino, Manhattan, Opinion November 29, 2011 at 12:05 pm

Audio interviews of reactions from Dominicans in Washington Heights to the arrest of Jose Pimentel.

Former immigrants tell why they returned to Mexico and what advice they have for others.

Former Mexican immigrants tell their story

Immigration, In the News, Latino, Metro Area, Mexican November 23, 2011 at 1:53 pm

Five former immigrants in Neza, Mexico tell why they returned and what advice they have for those still living in the US.