India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project

Transcript (PDF)

Titles India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 1): Interview with M. J. Abhishaker
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: M. J. Abhishaker was born in India. He attended college in India and in Minnesota. Presently, he is a professor. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family background, family values, education, college experiences, differences between American and Indian university structures, work experiences, political activities. Leaving India. Arriving in and adjusting to the United States, marriage and family, discrimination, travels in India and the U.S., changes in India. Sound of India radio show, Indian migration. Retaining and passing on cultural values, maintaining family ties.
Quantity 29 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:26:10 running time
Creation Interviewee: Abhishaker, M. J.
Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Made in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 01/04/1995
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 46 (Library Call Number)
AV1995.103.1 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 1)'


This browser does not support PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF.

User Comments

Add a comment:

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)

I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.