Oral History Collection

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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project

NAME: Deepak Nath
DATE: March 20, 1997
PLACE: Bloomington, Minnesota
INTERVIEWER: Polly Sonifer

PROJECT SERIES: India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2)

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Deepak Nath was born in the U.S. His parents emigrated from India in the 1960s. He attended school in Minnesota and college in Massachusetts.

SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, familiarity with parents' language, childhood memories, socializing with other Indians, maintaining ties to India; family values; discrimination, high school memories, religion, future plans, travels to India, Indian films; Babson Dance Ensemble (Massachusetts); college life and experiences; balancing Western and Indian cultures, advantages and disadvantages of being a child of immigrant parents.

COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW:

SOUND RECORDINGS: User copy:
2 60-minute cassettes
Original:
2 60-minute cassettes

LENGTH OF INTERVIEW: 1 hour, 45 minutes

RESTRICTIONS ON USE: None

TRANSCRIPT: 39 pages

ACCESSION NUMBER: AV 1999.4.11