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‘What I Carried’ Volume Three: Romanian Records, and a Lebanese Family Cookbook

In this installment of “What I Carried,” we share stories about music and food.

A daughter talks about the record collection her mother brought to the U.S. after fleeing communist Romania in 1982.   The story was produced by Hannah Biskind, legal advocate at the Urban Justice Center and contributor to City Limits.

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Nepalese journalist Sahadev Poudel talks with Anna Lekas Miller about a treasured family cookbook compiled by her Lebanese immigrant family.

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Check out Volume I and Volume II of the “What I Carried” series, and visit Cowbird to browse the entire collection of stories.  And please consider adding your own story. It’s easy and it’s free to join Cowbird.

Fi2W is supported by the David and Katherine Moore Family Foundation and the Ralph E. Odgen Foundation.

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Feet in Two Worlds brings the work of immigrant and ethnic media journalists from communities across the U.S. to public radio and the web. Since 2005, this award-winning project has expanded the diversity of voices and stories on public radio by presenting the work of journalists representing a broad spectrum of immigrant communities including Arab, Bosnian, Brazilian, Chinese, Haitian, Indian, Irish, Latin American, Pakistani, Polish, and Russian immigrants. Feet in Two Worlds reporters appear on nationally-distributed public radio programs including PRI’s The World, Studio 360, and The Takeaway, American Public Media’s Marketplace and NPR’s Latino USA, as well as on public radio stations WNYC, New York Public Radio, and WDET in Detroit.