Resettled Refugees

Remembering the Stories of Resettled Refugees in Jacksonville, Florida, 1999-2017

We completed 16 interviews with refugees who have come to Jacksonville, Florida, for resettlement to date. The videos include a full-length oral history interview of one of the interviewed refugees and edited compilations of select interviews.

This project was supported by the Florida Humanities Council.

RRJ Video - General.mp4

The experience of "resettlement" among refugees in Jacksonville, Florida

Har Shaing's journey as a refugee

The following videos were premiered at the event, "Remembering Refugees in Florida" in October 2018 at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.

Please contact contact@refugeesstories.org to request access to more interviews.

Resilience.mp4