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2018 Apr. 20

Mata, Ofelia

Ofelia Mata: interview with Xiaoyan Tan

Sunderland (Mass.) - Ofelia Mata was born in Batac Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Now living in the Sunderland, MA she is a full-fledged U.S. citizen. She lives with her husband and four children. As a well-educated woman, she received her bachelor's degree in law before coming to the U.S. The interview discusses her personal experiences and perspectives on her life in the Philippines, immigration to America and assimilation ... more

Asian Americans in Western Mass. Oral History Collection

2018 Apr. 22

Nguyen, Phong P.

Phong P. Nguyen: interview with Jesse Linder and Minh Nguyen

Springfield (Mass.) - When he immigrated from Vietnam in his mid 20's, fully acclimating to life in the United States seemed a nearly insurmountable challenge to our interviewee, Phong Nguyen. As he described in detail, the night and day contrast of American and Vietnamese culture made adjustment exceedingly difficult. Nguyen found himself needing to adjust to facets of everyday life from the automatic doors of grocery sto... more

Asian Americans in Western Mass. Oral History Collection

1990

Parrish, Jacqueline

Jacqueline Parrish: interview with Paul Engels 33

Burlington (Vt.) - Interview with Community Support Services with the National Institute of Mental Health regarding issues in institutionalization of mentally ill. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

2015 Mar. 25

Strickland, William, 1937-

William Strickland oral history with Robert S. Cox and Jeremy Smith

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Bill Strickland, Professor of African American Studies at UMass Amherst.

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

1990

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Judi Chamberlin: interview with Paul Engels On the ex-patients movements 50

Burlington (Vt.) - Interview with Judi Chamberlain, founder of the Mental Patients Liberation Front and organizer of the ex-patients' and psychiatric survivors' movements. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1990

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Judi Chamberlin: interview with Paul Engels On our own and beyond 51

Burlington (Vt.) - Interview with Judi Chamberlain, founder of the Mental Patients Liberation Front and organizer of the ex-patients' and psychiatric survivors' movements. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1989

Inglis, David Rittenhouse, 1905-1995

Conversations with David Inglis Part 5. The Problems of Arms Control and Disarmament

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with physicist David R. Inglis, moderated by UMass physicist Roy Cook and including members of the physics faculty.

David R. Inglis Papers

1989

Inglis, David Rittenhouse, 1905-1995

Conversations with David Inglis Part 3. Frontiers of Physics

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with physicist David R. Inglis, moderated by UMass physicist Roy Cook and including members of the physics faculty, focusing on Inglis's research in the 1940s and 1950s.

David R. Inglis Papers

1989

Inglis, David Rittenhouse, 1905-1995

Conversations with David Inglis Part 2. The war years

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with physicist David R. Inglis, moderated by UMass physicist Roy Cook and including members of the physics faculty, focusing on Inglis's early career.

David R. Inglis Papers

1989

Inglis, David Rittenhouse, 1905-1995

Conversations with David Inglis Part 6. The 1970s and 1980s

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with physicist David R. Inglis, moderated by UMass physicist Roy Cook and including members of the physics faculty.

David R. Inglis Papers