Kevin Cawthon and his experience growing up in trailer parks with four older brothers.

Recorded December 4, 2017 Archived December 4, 2017 10:23 minutes
Id: APP437911

Description

After Kevin Cawthon's parents save up $200 to buy a nice trailer, he moves around Arkansas and Oklahoma with his four older brothers embarking on a dangerous and violent journey through the various poverty stricken communities he called home. In this interview, conducted in Plano, Texas, during December of 2017, kevin cawthon (52), with no role models and parents who achieved only a grade eight education, used only his determination and fear of becoming his parents to go to college and forge a better life for his children. At the end of our discussion he explains why his past didn't make him a better person; it made him cautious and hesistant to trust.

Participants

  • Kevin Cawthon

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