Click on the links below to hear audio
segments from an October 2005 interview
by Arpana with Analise Suguitan, who talked about her life as a third generation Filipino.
Analise Suguitan with her at her home with her dog Jazz.
Segment 1 Audio (640 KB)
”Tell me about what it is like being a third generation Filipino?”
Segment 2 Audio (877 KB)
The balance between being American and Filipino.
Segment 3 Audio (508 KB)
Learning and coping with her Filipino heritage.
Segment 4 Audio (403 KB)
Does the book you are writing reflect your life?
Segment 5 Audio (438 KB)
”What do you want to teach Filipino children through your stories?”
Segment 6 Audio (326 KB)
After finding your ‘place’; do you believe you’ve found the ‘American Dream’?
Segment 7 Audio (582 KB)
“I don’t really know what it(American Dream) is.”
Analise holding a photo of her grandfather.
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last revised: 12-20-05
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