Born And Raised

Features
9:58 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Born and Raised: Tara Mahadevan

Tara Mahadevan.
(via YouTube video by Erin Williams/St. Louis Public Radio)

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5:57 pm
Sat December 29, 2012

Born and Raised: Julian Kussman

Julian Kussman
(via St. Louis Public Radio video by Erin Williams)

Julian Kussman moved to Saint Louis as a baby and was raised in Jefferson County and O’Fallon. Julian grew up identifying with his Native American heritage,and participated in powwows and other events through the American Indian Center. Now at age 30, he lives in Tower Grove with his wife and cat and works as a graphic designer. In a recorded interview, Julian talked with Erin Williams about keeping his culture and heritage alive despite a seemingly dwindling population.

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5:51 pm
Sat December 29, 2012

Born And Raised: Phil Betts

Phil Betts, 37, says he has made a "conscious decision to stay in the Midwest.
(via YouTube video by Erin Williams/St. Louis Public Radio)

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