In Your Own Words with Kizzy Joseph

As a celebration of Black History Month, February 2018, Middlebury College’s Davis Family Library has initiated a series of oral interviews, “In Your Own Words.” In them, Literatures & Cultures Librarian Katrina Spencer engages members of the community who trace...

Rhys Pitner and her grandfather talk about growing up, memories, things were thankful for, and hopes for the future.

Rhys Pitner, 14 years old, participated in the Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017 for her freshman English class. Rhys interviews her grandfather, Tom Alderman, about growing up, things were thankful for, and hopes for the future. During this interview Rhys learns...

In Your Own Words with Clark Lewis

As a celebration of Black History Month, February 2018, Middlebury College’s Davis Family Library has initiated a series of oral interviews, “In Your Own Words.” In them, Literatures & Cultures Librarian Katrina Spencer engages members of the community who trace...

In Your Own Words with Shenisis Kirkland

As a celebration of Black History Month, February 2018, Middlebury College’s Davis Family Library has initiated a series of oral interviews, “In Your Own Words.” In them, Literatures & Cultures Librarian Katrina Spencer engages members of the community who trace...

On Whiteness

This interview features Dr. Laurie Essig of Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies and Dr. Daniel Silva, Professor of Portuguese, both at Middlebury College, as they discuss whiteness as a category, social phenomenon and tool of oppression. The recording is meant...