Skyline College/North San Mateo County Oral History Archives, Skyline College Library
Student project for LSCI 110 Digital Oral Research Project, Skyline College

A Reflection of the Past: Sonia Hiatt

Click on the links below to hear audio segments from an April 2008 interview by Vanessa Appleton
Sonia Hiatt who tells about her journey from El Salvador

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Sonia Hiatt


Table of Contents:
1. A Personal Introduction
2. Cultural and Political Life

3. Leaving Home

4. Learning English

5. Expectations of a New Home

6. Why California

7. What a Difference

8. Discrimination

9. Making Friends

10. David

 11. What is Life like Now?


Segment 1
A Personal Introduction (32 seconds)
Sonia talks about where she came from and

Tells us about her family


Sonia with her brother, Wilfredo, and father, Manuel in 1964