Immigration Stories

Stories of immigration from LGBTQ Asians

Immigration Stories, Videos

Uncovering Our Stories: Maya Jafer

Maya Final from Asian Pride Project on Vimeo. I was born and raised in the south of India in Madurai, Tamil Nadu with my parents, older brother and younger sister. I was born into a very religious Muslim family. My parents gave me the name Mohammed Gulam Hussain though now, as a post-operative transsexual female, […]

Immigration Stories, Videos

Uncovering Our Stories: Dhaval Shah

Uncovering Our Stories: Dhaval from Asian Pride Project on Vimeo. I grew up in Ahmadabad, India, the largest city in my state of Gujarat. I come from a working class background. My mom is a teacher and my dad worked for the State Government. India was a wonderful place to grow up, but I knew […]