Boun Vongduen’s Oral History



Boun Vongduen’s Oral History


● Boun VONGDUEN (pseudonym) is an elderly individual aged 75 years old.
● She learned about Covid-19 from her children.
● She is a widow and stays at home to take care of her grandchildren.
● She is very worried about her children because they were working in the outbreak area.
● Her village brought her hand sanitizer and she wears a mask when going to the market.

Date Created

February 10, 2021


Biography 1-2, see also ‘Job’
Changes to daily routine
-Exercise 5
-Hygiene 5-6, 9
-Meals 5
Comparison with other health crises 7-8
Daily life necessities
-Food 6
-Hand sanitiser 9
-Masks 6, 9
Description of Covid-19 2-3, 6, 10
Financial impacts of Covid-19 7
Information sources on Covid-19 and related measures 3, 6, 8-10
-Children’s jobs 7
Psychological impacts 4
Relationships 4-6
Response measures for Covid-19
-Assistance for Covid-19 relief 9
-Government measures 8
-Quarantine/self-isolation 10
-Reactions to measures 11-12

Item sets

Boun Vongduen’s Oral History Boun Vongduen’s Oral History (translation)