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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2): Interview with Nirupama Misra
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Nirupama Misra was born in India and moved to Minnesota as a young child. She attended college in Florida and Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, familiarity with parents' language, traveling to India. Relationship with extended family, Arranged marriages. Experiences with Indian community in Minnesota, religion, family's values. Similarities and differences between American and Indian culture and values. Schooling, dealing with dual cultures as a parent. Benefits and difficulties of being a child of first-generation immigrants. India Association, experiences working for a state agency, experiences as a consultant and subcontractor.
35 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:59:12 running time
Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Interviewee: Misra, Ms. Nirupama
East Indian Americans -- Minnesota.
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 56 (Library Call Number)
AV1999.4.8 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2)'