This article discusses the history of the Kent State Shootings Oral History Project, founded by Sandra Perlman Halem in 1990. The Project is currently administered by Elizabeth Campion, May 4 Archivist, Special Collections and Archives in the Kent State University Libraries. The article also focuses on the effort, headed by Kathleen Siebert Medicus, to build a volunteer team and collect oral histories during the year of the 50th commemoration of the shootings. It provides a clear and interesting overview of this ongoing project of the Kent State University Libraries.
Article was published in the Spring 2020 Issue of the Burr magazine.
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McGinnis, M. (2020). 50 Years of Storytelling. https://oaks.kent.edu/node/10668
McGinnis, Maria. 2020. “50 Years of Storytelling”. https://oaks.kent.edu/node/10668.
McGinnis, M. 50 Years of Storytelling. 2020, https://oaks.kent.edu/node/10668.