The Friendship Between Su Baw and Her Teacher, Ron Levis / by Bear Guerra

Su Baw, a Burmese refugee, talks about the challenges of settling into life in the U.S. She's had help from one of her English teachers, who's also given her the chance to keep in touch with friends and family back in the camp she once called home.

Listen to the BBC World Service radio documentary here (17 minutes into the broadcast).