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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 3): Interview with Ravinder Manku
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Ravinder Manku was born Nairobi, Kenya to a family of Indian origin. Her family also lived in Zambia and Canada. She attended college in Canada. She moved to the U.S. in the mid-1990s to continue her education, and is currently working on her PhD as well as doing educational research. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life, parents; Indian communities in Africa; memories of Africa; adjusting to life in Canada; discrimination; her education; career choice; college education; Canadian GED program; JET program in Japan; traveling; teaching ESL; Dominican Republic; Indian and Western culture and customs; involvement in Indian community in Minnesota; future plans.
Quantity 37 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:51:34 running time
Creation Narrator: Manku, Ms. Ravinder
Interviewer: Sonifer, Ms. Polly
Subjects Asian Indian
Dates Creation: 12/17/1998
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 89
Accession Number AV2001.42.3
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 3)'