Summary: My narrator’s name is Peter Phan, and he was born on December 18, 1967, in Rach Gia, Vietnam. In 2007, he, his wife, and two children took a plane to San Jose, California and moved to Moreno Valley, California in 2008. Peter and his family then moved to Corona, California in 2009 for a short time before moving to Utah in 2010 and then back to Corona six months later where they still reside today. Peter graduated from high school and attended two years of college in Vietnam before dropping out to become an electronics repairman. Some topics covered in the interview were Peter’s experiences and thoughts as a nail technician, his feelings about America, and his plans for the future. Currently, Peter is married to Elaine Phan and has two children, a son and a daughter, and they all live in Corona, California where he and his wife work as nail technicians.
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Publisher: University of California, Irvine Libraries. Southeast Asian Archive. Irvine, California 92623-9557.