Trans-Border Institute
Phone: (619) 260-7919
Fax: (619) 849-8123

Location: KIPJ Room 238
Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110

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Trans-Border Institute

Interview Series

Following are downloadable PDF transcripts - and some audio files - of interviews on border-related topics. They are organized by year.

2013 Interviews

Anonymous - April 2013
Guatemalan worker, Interviewed by Sarah Serrano

Ducheny, Denise - Spring 2013
Former California State Senator, Trans-Border Institute Senior Analyst Sustainable Economic Development, Interviewed by Brooke Schiefelbein

Lowenstein, Jon - April 16, 2013
Photojournalist with NOOR Images, Interviewed by Nathalie Gomez

2012 Interviews

Anonymous - December 2012
DREAMer, Interviewed by Maritza Rodriguez-Diaz

Aqunio, Maria Pilar - December 2012
Professor, Theology and Religious Studies, University of San Diego, Interviewed by Madison Browning

McClendon, David; Redmond, Russel; and Silva Redmond, Jennifer - Spring 2012
Filmmakers, Interviewed by Kristin Jones

2011 Interviews

Beer, Caroline - April 2011
Visiting Scholar, Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, Interviewed by Danielle Farias

Cruz Piñero, Rodolfo - Fall 2011
Researcher at Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Interviewed by Emma Dunn

Morones, Enrique - February 23, 2011
Founder, Border Angels/Human Rights Activist, Interviewed by Felicia Gomez

Nuñez, Pete - March 14, 2011
Former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California/USD Professor, Interviewed by Anna Lizano

Perez, Geshalem - April 13 , 2011
Foundation for Change, Interviewed by Ernesto Reyes-Hernandez

Pulido, Alberto - December 7, 2011
Professor and Chair of the Deparment of Ethnic Studies at USD, Interviwed by Amy Callahan

2009 Interviews

Anonymous - May 14, 2009
Interviewed by Jennifer Gunsch

Castañeda, Laura - April 29, 2009
Associate Professor/Co-Chair, San Diego City College/Radio TV, Interviewed by Stephanie Borrowdale

Sosbee, Toby - May 15, 2009;
Program Manager for Community Relations, U.S Customs and Border Protection, Interviewed by Jennifer Gunsch

Tarriba, Leonardo - April 13, 2009
Gerente General de Distribucion y Ventas del Grupo Farmers Best, Interviewed by Kristina Federico

2007-8 Interviews

Bustamante, Jorge - June 13, 2008
Special Rapporteur, United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Interviewed by Lauren Hirshowitz

Chabat, Jorge - July 12, 2008
Profesor-Investigador, División de Estudios Internacionales, CIDE, Interviewed by Rodrigo Ortiz-Gomez

Flores, Carlos - November 26, 2008
Cónsul General, Consulado General de México en Phoenix, Interviewed by Ruth Soberanes

Kramer, Ronald - October 16, 2008
Consul General, United States Consulate General in Tijuana, Interviewed by Morayma Jimenez

Bersin, Alan - August 9, 2007
Former Southwest Border Coordinator and US Attorney, Interviewed by David Shirk