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Family Ghost Story After Relative’s Sudden Death

Context: The informant, a 20-year-old female college student, was describing stories and rituals, related to both her family and her passion for theatre, that she believes help define different facets of her identity. The following is an excerpt from our conversation, in which she describes a highly personal family ghost story relating to the sudden death… Continue Reading »

Grandma’s Ghost

Informant (A.G.) is an 18 year old student from Los Angeles. A.G.: “My mom is really religious and my grandma is really religious. I was raised Catholic and I used to go to church and stuff” While his “dad is Italian” and his “mom is Colombian,” they “both grew up in Columbia” to come here… Continue Reading »