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Hmong Oral History Project: Interview with Khou Xiong
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Khou Xiong is a Hmong woman, 61 years old. She was a mother and housewife in Laos. She moved to Minneapolis in 1979 and presently completes Hmong handiwork sent from Laos, whose profits from sale are returned to Laos. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Khou Xiong talks of her immigration and acclimation to the United States. She notes differences in family relations, particularly in the behavior and attitudes of her children in the United States and those still in Laos. Khou Xiong ends the interview with a piece of advice for Hmong women. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Interview translated by May Herr.
1 hour sound cassette
6 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
00:58:27 running time
Interviewee: Xiong, Ms. Khou
Interviewer: Rossi, Linda
Hmong Americans -- Minnesota.
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 16 (Library Call Number)
AV1994.94.5 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Hmong Oral History Project'