"What are some of your dreams?"

John Curtis talks to his son John Wikiera, who he adopted as a baby from Vietnam.
Recorded in New York, Rochester
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John Curtis talks to his son John Wikiera, who he adopted as a baby from Vietnam.
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Recorded in Rochester, New York
Produced by
Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Jeremy Helton

Themes
Discovery
Growing Up
LGBTQ

"I got married on the day of my 22nd birthday."

Mala Fernando tells her daughter Ashanthi Gajaweera about the early days of her marriage in Sri Lanka.
Recorded in New York, Rochester
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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
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Jeremy Helton

In Partnership with
WXXI

Themes
Discovery
Romance

"I just felt I was not living an honest life."

Tony Perri tells his grandson, Jeffrey about coming out as a gay man.
Recorded in New York, Rochester
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Tony Perri tells his grandson, Jeffrey about coming out as a gay man.
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Recorded in Rochester, New York
Produced by
Vanara Taing

Facilitated by
Jeremy Helton

In Partnership with
Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley and WXXI

Themes
Angels & Mentors
Discovery
LGBTQ

"The usher goes down to the dugout, comes back with the Babe..."

89-year-old Bob Panara, who became deaf when he was ten, tells his friend Greg Livadas about meeting some of baseball's greatest players.
Recorded in New York, Rochester
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89-year-old Bob Panara, who became deaf when he was ten, tells his friend Greg Livadas about meeting some of baseball's ...
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Recorded in Rochester, New York
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Jeremy Helton

In Partnership with
the National Technical Institute for the Deaf

Themes
Discovery
Growing Up