Audrey Tam

Audrey Tam is a native of Hong Kong who recorded interviews for the Coney Island History Project in 2015. She immigrated to Toronto, Canada at the age of 16 and earned a B.A. at the University of Waterloo in Canada, majoring in German. Various circumstances have since seen to her living a nomadic lifestyle in London, Germany, Hong Kong and Shanghai. Audrey is a digital content strategist and user experience researcher. She is proficient in five languages, reads and travels whenever she has a chance, and likes Rick & Morty very much.

Interviews

Coney Island homeowner recalls fleeing Vietnam with his family in 1981 and settling in New York City
This interview was conducted and recorded in Cantonese Chinese. Read Audrey Tam's transcript and translation below.  Among the more than 800,000 refugees who fled Vietnam in the years after the fall of Hanoi and safely arrived in another country ...