Click here to read the research essay, “Essay Title”, by Mathew Samson
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below to hear audio segments from an April 2010 interview by Mathew Samson
with Vincent Angot, who is a Filipino that was born in the
3. Segment 3
4. Segment 4
5. Segment 5
Why did you leave the Philippines?
“My parents wanted a better education for me and my sisters”
How did you feel when you left the Philippines? (1min 30sec)
“I was confused…sad…because I didn’t really have a choice”
“Sad and confused”
What were your expectations of life in the U.S? (2 min)
“I thought there would be snow everywhere”
Describe the differences you noticed between the Philippines and the U.S.
“T.V. shows, food, merchants, Kababayan…”
Describe your experience as a Filipino in the U.S.
“The Philippines is my homeland, but my home is where my family and friends are”
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last revised: 5-27-10
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