StoryCorps Project

In this interview we talked about my grandmothers childhood and what she wanted to be when she growed up.

StoryCorps App Review by 1st Time User (…with tangents!)

Self-interview recording my first use impressions of the StoryCorps app after just installing it (Re: facebook convo between John Neidigh and Cedric Baker. [Cedric Baker] I am a direct descendant of slaves from George Washington’s plantation at Mt Vernon. [John...

Luther Turner Cordell, Part 5*
September 24, 2018 App Interview

Luther Turner Cordell of Mississippi (1917-2009) remembers his early life. Part 5.

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Luther Turner Cordell, Part 3*
September 24, 2018 App Interview

Luther Turner Cordell of Mississippi (1917-2009) remembers his early life. Part 3.

Apush interview

Me talking with my mom about her upbringing and her family’s impact on the world

Luther Turner Cordell, Part 4*
September 24, 2018 App Interview

Luther Turner Cordell of Mississippi (1917-2009) remembers his early life. Part 4.

A Talk with Mom-Rachel Herod

Join us for a morning talk with my mom who is aging and rapidly forgetting details. She is the great-granddaughter of William H. “Billy” Steen who was one of the freed Black families—Hawkins, Pearson, Reece, Steen, Shipp—who established Paris, MS...

Luther Turner Cordell, Part 1*
September 24, 2018 App Interview

Luther Turner Cordell of Mississippi (1917-2009) remembers his early life. Part 1.

Ms. Terry’s experience with segregation

I met with Mr. Terry at the Oxford Housing Authority on Tuesday November 27 to discuss her life experience through segregation. Ms. Terry was born in 1950 in Lafayette county, in the Yocona area. She spoke of her experience share...

Victoria and her mom, Angelica Rohner talked about her mothers childhood adventures with her family and how she got where she is today.
November 28, 2018 App Interview

Throughout this interview I talked to my mom about what her life was like growing up. She tells me the adventures she went on with her family and the struggles of being a women during that time. She talks about...

James William Cordell, Part 1
September 20, 2018 App Interview

James William Cordell of Mississippi (1907-1983) remembers his early life. Part 1.

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Michael Johansson and Bounthanom Munxayaphom

Michael Johansson (71) talks with his friend Bounthanom Munxayaphom (45) about Bounthanom’s childhood in Laos, his time spent in a Buddhist monastery, how he eventually came to study in the United States, and his family.

My Interview with Carol VanBesien in Oxford, Mississippi

My interviewee was Carol VanBesien. Carol is a close family friend who is origionally from Missouri. She is very passionate for music like the piano and cello. Carol is grateful for her family and friends that support her through everything....

Oral history project

An interview of my grandfather about how he grew up in the south and faced rasicm.

Combat Veteran interviews Military Widow

Mrs.Joy was kind enough to share her life experiences with me and I am forever grateful. She is a military widow who owns her own daycare. Being a combat veteran myself, I had countless questions because of the many intersections...

Interview with Mrs aldy

Me aldy and I talked about her childhood and how she was like when she was little.

My Mom’s Story

Small piece of my Mom’s Story of her life. New Family , Kids, and new outlooks on life.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017. Georgia Marie Walkins

I interviewed my grandmother two days after thanksgiving. Talking to her and getting to know her more has brought me closer to her

Oral History Interview

Here I interviewed Robert Swinney and talked with him about his experiences with integration and segregation growing up.