File 2022-001/001 - Egypt’s Migrants in Brazil

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Egypt’s Migrants in Brazil

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  • 2021 (Creation)

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9 video files : MPEG-4
7 textual files : DOCX
6 graphic files : JPEG
1 graphic file : PNG

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File consists of oral histories that explore explored the motivations, journey, challenges, and settlement of Armenian, Italian, Jewish, Muslim, and Coptic individuals in Brazil. Interviewees are first-generation immigrants from urban centers across Egypt who migrated in the second half of the 20th century. Interviews conducted by Diogo Bercito, a doctoral student at Georgetown University who joined Egypt Migrations as a summer intern in June 2021. Records include audio and video oral histories, transcripts, and consent forms. Records include audio and video oral histories, transcripts, consent forms, and photographs.

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  • English
  • Portuguese

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Scope and content note based on Egypt Migration’s digital exhibit “Egypt’s Migrants in Canada: Brazil” (

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2022/10/12 KCP. Created.

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