Tom & Patti Long


 

Tom & Patti against the world

Excerpt of an interview with Tom and Patricia Long, from the Virginia Humanities sponsored project Son Jarocho: New Sones From an Emerging Virginia Culture. This interview is from October 2018, and discusses the early years of a bi-racial couple living in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley, and their journey into being accepted by Tom’s family, and the local community

Growing Up in El Salvador

Excerpt of an interview with Tom and Patricia Long, from the Virginia Humanities sponsored project Son Jarocho: New Sones From an Emerging Virginia Culture. This interview is from October 2018, and consists of Patti describing her upbringing during the political instability of El Salvador in the late 1970’s, and her subsuquent flight to the United States, and how she met her future husband, Tom Long, in Luray, VA.


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