Season 1: Next Door Neighbbors

Nashville Public Television’s award winning Next Door Neighbors series looks at Nashville’s status as a new destination city for refugees and immigrants, and explores the rich diversity of people now calling Nashville home.

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Music City, USA | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

NEXT DOOR NEIGHBORS: MUSIC CITY, USA explores ideas of tradition, legacy and opportunity.

Music City, USA | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Taste of Home | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

NPT’s NEXT DOOR NEIGHBORS: TASTE OF HOME shows how food nurtures a sense of identity.

Taste of Home | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Between Two Worlds features individuals from India, China and The Philippines.

Between Two Worlds | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Belonging | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

Share the experiences of immigrants where rules and attitudes are constantly changing.

Belonging | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Next Door Neighbors

Becoming American | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

The stories of four individuals who faced resettlement in the U.S. to escape atrocities.

Becoming American | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Next Door Neighbors

New Beginnings | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

Explore the stories of Rwandese, Haitian & Burmese immigrants who’ve made Tennessee home.

New Beginnings | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Learn about charitable organizations that address the challenges faced by immigrants.

Community | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Next Door Neighbors

Egyptians | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

In Nashville for 20-plus years, part of Nashville’s Egyptians came to build Opryland.

Egyptians | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Sudanese | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

What happens to refugee communities when there is the possibility of returning home?

Sudanese | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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The Bhutanese | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

The initial isolation, shock & sacrifice faced by Nashville’s Bhutanese refugees.

The Bhutanese | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Hablamos Español | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

The stereotypes, myths and realities faced by Nashville’s diverse Hispanic community.

Hablamos Español | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Somali | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

Tennessee’s Somali community balances obligations back home with a new life in the US.

Somali | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Next Door Neighbors

Little Kurdistan, USA | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

Our established Kurdish community, the largest in the US, balances traditions.

Little Kurdistan, USA | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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Next Door Neighbors

Nashville: City of Refuge | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

Nashville: City of Refuge explores the journey of one Somali refugee family to Nashville.

Nashville: City of Refuge | Next Door Neighbors | NPT