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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    Next Door Neighbors

    Between Two Worlds | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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

    Between Two Worlds | Next Door Neighbors | NPT

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    Next Door Neighbors

    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

    Four people who came to the U.S. to escape war and poverty in their countries.

    Becoming American

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    Next Door Neighbors

    New Beginnings

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

    New Beginnings

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    Next Door Neighbors

    Community

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

    Community

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    Next Door Neighbors

    Egyptians

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

    Egyptians

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    Next Door Neighbors

    Sudanese

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

    Sudanese

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    Next Door Neighbors

    The Bhutanese

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

    The Bhutanese

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    Next Door Neighbors

    Hablamos Espanol

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

    Hablamos Espanol

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    Next Door Neighbors

    Somali

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

    Somali

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    Next Door Neighbors

    Little Kurdistan, USA

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

    Little Kurdistan, USA

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    Next Door Neighbors

    Nashville: City of Refuge

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

    Nashville: City of Refuge