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Rowena Gore-Simmons speaks with her daughter, Kenya Gore, about the year Rowena spent in prison.
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Rowena Gore-Simmons speaks with her daughter, Kenya Gore, about the year Rowena spent in prison.
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Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Mike Kenny, a ground zero worker during the recovery effort, talks with his wife, Brenda,... more.
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Mike Kenny, a ground zero worker during the recovery effort, talks with his wife, Brenda, about working at the World ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Carol Harllee interviews her father, Robert.
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Carol Harllee interviews her father, Robert.
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Marine Corporal Paul Wayman (L) talks with his friend Nathanael Roberti, (R) a former Navy... more.
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Marine Corporal Paul Wayman (L) talks with his friend Nathanael Roberti, (R) a former Navy Seal, about their trouble readjusting ...
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Recorded in San Diego, California
Today, StoryCorps remembers Wil Smith, who recorded a conversation with his daughter, Olivia, about being... more.
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Today, StoryCorps remembers Wil Smith, who recorded a conversation with his daughter, Olivia, about being a single dad in college. ...
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Shengqiao Chen (L) tells his friend Zehao Zhou (R) about being smuggled to the U.S.... more.
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Shengqiao Chen (L) tells his friend Zehao Zhou (R) about being smuggled to the U.S. aboard the Golden Venture ...
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Kathleen Russo and Marissa Maier, widow and stepdaughter of the writer and monologist Spalding Gray,... more.
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Kathleen Russo and Marissa Maier, widow and stepdaughter of the writer and monologist Spalding Gray, remember the day he disappeared.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby... more.
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Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby while cutting class and hiding ...
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Recorded in Little Rock, Arkansas
Myra Schegloff remembers going to the Coney Island schvitz baths with her grandmother.
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Myra Schegloff remembers going to the Coney Island schvitz baths with her grandmother.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Retired NYPD officer Joseph Lutrario remembers responding to the attacks at the World Trade Center... more.
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Retired NYPD officer Joseph Lutrario remembers responding to the attacks at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
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Recorded in Baldwin, New York
Clayton Hall Jr. tells his daughter, Breana, about his first day as a cadet at... more.
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Clayton Hall Jr. tells his daughter, Breana, about his first day as a cadet at the Virginia Military Institute.
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Recorded in Richmond, Virginia
Danny and Annie Perasa first came to StoryCorps in 2004 to share their love story.... more.
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Danny and Annie Perasa first came to StoryCorps in 2004 to share their love story. Two years later, Danny was diagnosed ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Theresa Burroughs tells her daughter Toni Love about registering to vote.
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Theresa Burroughs tells her daughter Toni Love about registering to vote.
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Recorded in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Larry Young (L) tells his friend Clyde Cleveland about trying to register for college in... more.
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Larry Young (L) tells his friend Clyde Cleveland about trying to register for college in the early 1940s.
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Recorded in Detroit, Michigan
Shasti O'Leary-Soudant, who survived Hodgkin's disease, talks with her husband, Jethro, about her illness.
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Shasti O'Leary-Soudant, who survived Hodgkin's disease, talks with her husband, Jethro, about her illness.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Mary Moran Murphy (R) and Susan Mello Souza were both teenage mothers. They met in... more.
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Mary Moran Murphy (R) and Susan Mello Souza were both teenage mothers. They met in 1968 at Saint Mary's Home for ...
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Recorded in Acushnet, Massachusetts
Elisa Seeger and her husband, Bobby Seeger, Jr. remember their son, Aidan, who died in... more.
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Elisa Seeger and her husband, Bobby Seeger, Jr. remember their son, Aidan, who died in 2012 from a genetic disorder called ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Carol Jacques remembers growing up in Chavez Ravine, a Mexican-American neighborhood in Los Angeles that... more.
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Carol Jacques remembers growing up in Chavez Ravine, a Mexican-American neighborhood in Los Angeles that was replaced by Dodger Stadium.
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Mala Fernando tells her daughter Ashanthi Gajaweera about the early days of her marriage in... more.
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Mala Fernando tells her daughter Ashanthi Gajaweera about the early days of her marriage in Sri Lanka.
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Recorded in Rochester, New York