This project has already had an incredible impact on me. I might have predicted that it would, but I have been so consumed in building the project and reaching out to friends to connect with the Silent Generation that I wasn’t paying attention to myself. Becoming a Better Anthropologist An important change is my becoming a […]
Yesterday morning I had the pleasure of sitting down with Shelley Irwin, WGVU’s Morning Show hostess. We discussed the Untold Stories project and its needs – namely, the need to find more West Michigan interviewees.
He is pictured by the antique 1928 sewing machine that has been a cornerstone of the business since it opened. Gus is a mainstay of Eastown Grand Rapids. He owns one of the oldest shops in the area, started by his father after emigrating to the United States from Greece after World War Two. He […]