REFUGEESSuud Olat and Jay Perske

August 4, 20200
11-min

DESCRIPTION

Suud Olat (no age given) talks with his friend, Jay Perske (no age given), about his experiences as a Somali refugee, how he came to the United States, and why he dedicates himself to refugee advocacy.

SUBJECT LOG / TIME CODE

Suud talks about being born in Somalia and being a refugee in Kenya for 20 years.
Suud talks about his refugee advocacy work.
Suud talks about when he first came to the U.S.
Suud talks about his family and how he got his name.

PARTICIPANTS

RECORDING LOCATION

Saint Paul Public Library – George Latimer Central Library

 

Original Post Link: https://archive.storycorps.org/interviews/mby016692/

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