Episode 1: Coming to America

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  • Description: Members of the community share stories from the years following the end of the Vietnam War. They describe being held prisoner in Communist “reeducation camps” and risking their lives at sea to escape persecution. We learn what it was like leaving one life behind in search of another in America, and eventually Portland. Featuring: Thuy Dam, Bick Huynh, Khong Le, Stephen Nghiem, Dao Ngo, Teresa Nguyen, Man Ninh, Vu Pham, Tai Tu, Thao Tu, Thuy Tu, Minh Tran, Margaret Vu, William Vuong, and Vinh Wong.
  • Creator: Hanna Merzbach and Bryan Miller
  • Format: mp3
  • Duration: 21:51
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