February 9, 2018 app
Clements StoryCorps Project- Clayton Lewis

Located on the central campus of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, the William L. Clements Library houses original resources for the study of American history and culture from the fifteenth through the nineteenth century. Learn more about the Clements...

November 26, 2017 app
Emily, My Sister, Reflects on Reading

My sister, Emily, sits down with me to discuss her own relationship with reading and how it’s been a vital part of her culinary career in several ways.

November 26, 2017 app
My Parents Reflect on Reading and Literacy

I have a conversation with my parents about their personal histories with reading and how Literacy has shaped their lives and careers.

October 31, 2017 app
Memories of the William L. Clements Library

John Dann and Arlene Shy talk with Angela Oonk about their memories of working at the William L. Clements Library. John Dann was Curator of Manuscripts from 1972 to 1977 and Director from 1977 to 2007. Arlene Shy was a...

March 22, 2017
Interview done by Deydriana Davis asking Georgia Grisson, her grandmother, about her experiences as a woman.

This interview was done in the early morning of Monday, March 20 in a cozy bedroom. Deydriana Davis interviews her “nana”, Georgia Grisson. Georgia grew up in Mississippi with several brothers and one sister. In this interview, Georgia emphasizes the...

March 22, 2017
Sydney Whitehorn interviews 69 year old Janet Blair on her life experiences as a female growing up and now as a senior

21 year old Eastern Michigan University student Sydney Whitehorn interviews 69 year old Janet Blair on Saturday March 18, 2017 in Ann Arbor Michigan. In this interview they discussed Janet Blair’s experiences as a child, adult, and currently as a...

March 19, 2017
Linda Benedict’s interview By Angelique Broadus: What it means to be a Woman in America

The interview took place in Ann Arbor, Michigan on March 19th, 2017. Angelique Broadus, who is a 23 year old college student, conducted the interview. Linda is the mother of her good friend Melody. Angelique and Linda taked about Linda’s...

December 5, 2016
Karyn King and her loving mother Beverly King speak of growing up on a farm, big families, struggles, and obedience.

In this interview, conducted on November 27th, 2016 in Flint, Michigan, Karyn King, 15 years old, interviews her mother Beverly King, 46 years old, about her disparate childhood from what is conventional today. Her mother tells stories about her eleven...

November 28, 2016
Marcille Pollack shares her childhood experiences and hopes for future generations.

Ben Weixlmann sits down with his grandmother to discuss her life and her hope for future generations.