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Description

Alina Garcia Ravelo was born in Cuba and attended the University of Havana, graduating with a degree in industrial engineering. She eventually moved to the U.S. and currently lives in Bainbridge, Georgia, where she works at Georgia Industries for the Blind (GIB) as an industrial engineer. In this interview, Ravelo talks about the challenges she faced growing up as a visually impaired person in Cuba, explaining the lack of public services available for those with visual impairments there.

Date

2018-12-14

Identifier

RBRL451GLASS-013

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Bainbridge, Georgia

Duration

16 minutes



Citation

Alina Garcia Ravelo and Catherine Vanstone, “Interview with Alina Garcia Ravelo, December 14, 2018,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed September 22, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL451GLASS/RBRL451GLASS-013.