Oral History


Most Read This Week Tagged "Oral History"

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Top of the Rock: Inside the Rise and Fall of Must See TV
Just Kids from the Bronx: Telling It the Way It Was: An Oral History
Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge
All There Is: Love Stories from StoryCorps
Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN
Slimed!: An Oral History of Nickelodeon's Golden Age
The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War
Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal
VJ: The Unplugged Adventures of MTV's First Wave

Giveaways

  • Riding the Rails by Errol Lincoln Uys
    Riding the Rails: Teenagers on the Move During the Great Depression
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    "A remarkable story! A riveting book of hope and hardship during one of America's bleakest eras." - Boston Globe.

    By the height of the Great Depression…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 08 - Jul 08, 2015
    3 copies available, 978 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Good War: An Oral History of World War II
    Live from New York: An Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live
    Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk
    Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression
    Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge
    Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN
    World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
    Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do
    I Want My MTV: The Uncensored Story of the Music Video Revolution
    The Oral History Reader
    Slimed!: An Oral History of Nickelodeon's Golden Age
    We Killed: The Rise of Women in American Comedy
    Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster
    Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal
    The Other Hollywood: The Uncensored Oral History of the Porn Film Industry
    The Revolution Was Televised by Alan SepinwallThe War for Late Night by Bill  CarterLive from New York by Tom ShalesDifficult Men by Brett MartinMary and Lou and Rhoda and Ted by Jennifer Keishin Armstrong
    Books about TV
    32 books — 9 voters

    Gullah Folktales from the Georgia Coast by Charles Colcock Jones Jr.The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B. Du BoisFoxfire 2 by Eliot WiggintonStorytellers by John A. BurrisonBrothers in Clay by John A. Burrison
    Georgia Folklife and Folk Cultures
    40 books — 2 voters


    The tatters of old stories are tangled, weathered, muted by long-held silences that succeeded loud feuds, and sometimes no doubt re-dyed a more flattering color.
    Sonia Sotomayor, My Beloved World

    The Forge
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    Eating on the Street: Teaching Literacy in a Multicultural Society
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