School of India for Languages and Culture

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Titles School of India for Languages and Culture (SILC) Oral History Project: Interview with Shruti Mathur
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Shruti Mathur was born in the U.S. Her parents emigrated from India. Her mother was one of the founding members of SILC. As a child, she attended SILC for about 10 years and later served as a teacher's aide. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Personal background; participation in SILC; parents as teachers; experiences as a teacher's aide; experiences as a student; language fluency; General Knowledge; cooking; yoga; Indian movies and music; Festival of Nations; Indian dances; social connections; trips to India; milk and cookie break; attendance demographics; Indian culture; SILC Day; future plans.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
53 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:38:32 running time
Creation Interviewee: Mathur, Ms. Shruti
Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Education -- Minnesota -- Saint Paul.
Dates Creation: 07/09/2000
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 88 (Library Call Number)
AV2002.159.5 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'School of India for Languages and Culture (SILC) Oral History Project'


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