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Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project: Interview with Tenzin Khando
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Tenzin Khando was born in New Delhi, India. She moved to Minnesota in 1997 at the age of twelve. Khando is an undergraduate student at the University of Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, family, moving to Minnesota, family separation, experiences in boarding school in India, similarities and differences between schools in India and the United States, expectations of Minnesota, American TV, making friends, change in diet, college experiences, future education plans, service, community, similarities and differences between Tibetan, Indian, and American culture, Buddhism, preserving culture, identity, stereotypes, working on the Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
30 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:05:08 running time
Creation Narrator: Khando, Tenzin
Interviewer: Lenz, Charles
Made in Minnesota History Center
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Tibetans
Made in Minnesota History Center
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 09/20/2005
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 104
Accession Number AV2005.106.6
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project'