University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Workshop: Oral History: Saving Memories and Meaning


Resources for learning how to do oral histories concentrating on two issues: 1) how people remember and in the process interpret their lives and 2) how they express their experiences in a way most meaningful to them. Designed for both beginners and those with experience. Assistive listening devices available.


Panelist
Fran Leeper Buss

Fran Leeper Buss, a former welfare recipient who earned a Ph.D. in American History from the University of Arizona, has become a pioneer in the field of oral history. She has for 40 years dedicated herself to the goal of collecting the stories of marginal and working-class U....

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Book:
Memory, Meaning, and Resistance: Reflecting on Oral History and Women at the Margins
Fran Leeper Buss

University of Michigan Press
September 2017
ISBN 9780472073597
Hardcover, 226 pages
$70.00, INSTOCK
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Fran Leeper Buss, a former welfare recipient who earned a PhD in history and became a pioneer in the field of oral history, has for forty years dedicated herself to the goal of collecting the stories of marginal and working-class U. More/less

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