Mohamed Jama: Becoming Minnesotan

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Mohamed Jama was born in Nairobi, Kenya but grew up in Somalia. Jama moved to Minnesota in 1992 with his immediate family. At the time of the interview he worked as a teen outreach worker for the Street Works program. 

Full interview

  • Full name - Mohamed Jama
  • Age - 27
  • Date of interview - 06.21.2004
  • Gender - Male
  • Generation - First Generation American / Refugee
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