Francine Battle

Margarita Nafpaktitis interviews her third grade teacher, Francine Battle about what inspired her to become a teacher and about growing up in Los Angeles when African-Americans were restricted from living in certain neighborhoods.

StoryCorps in Los Angeles is made possible by a grant from the David Bohnett Foundation.

Banner image: (L-R) Francine Battle and Margarita Nafpaktitis



Saul Gonzalez