Neither Here Nor There: Perspectives on Identity by the Young Eritrean and Ethiopian Diaspora in America

August 31, 2010

StoryCorps: Teso McDonald & Naima Abdullahi

Filed under: Uncategorized — Habesha Diaspora @ 8:37 am

Naima Abdullahi came to the U-S from Kenya with her parents almost twenty years ago; at age 11. Her father had escaped persecution in Ethiopia before she was born. Now Naima’s son Teso McDonald is 12. And Naima wants to make sure he understands his family’s origins.

Click on their picture and press play to hear their conversation. (If that link does not work click here.)


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