Oral History

Oral history is the collection and study of historical information about individuals, families, important events, or everyday life using audiotapes, videotapes, or transcriptions of planned interviews.

All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of The Wire
Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001-2011
Ties That Bind: Stories of Love and Gratitude from the First Ten Years of StoryCorps
Poking a Dead Frog: Conversations with Today's Top Comedy Writers
Joe Gould's Teeth
High Rise Stories: Voices from Chicago Public Housing
1963: The Year of the Revolution
West of Eden: An American Place
Reflections: An Oral History of Twin Peaks
Just Kids from the Bronx: Telling It the Way It Was: An Oral History
Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal
The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution
Mad World: An Oral History of New Wave Artists and Songs That Defined the 1980s
Callings: A Celebration of Lives of Purpose and Passion
As If!: The Oral History of Clueless as told by Amy Heckerling and the Cast and Crew
Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster
War's Unwomanly Face
Live from New York: An Oral History of Saturday Night Live
Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk
Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets
The Good War: An Oral History of World War II
Working: People Talk about What They Do All Day and How They Feel about What They Do
Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
Daisy Jones & The Six
The Only Plane in the Sky: An Oral History of 9/11
Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge
Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001-2011
I Want My MTV: The Uncensored Story of the Music Video Revolution
Zinky Boys: Soviet Voices from the Afghanistan War

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Sonia Sotomayor
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

A.E. Samaan
A forgotten past is a past that is yet to be. A forgotten history is a memory missing from our collective conscience. An incomplete history is like an incomplete mind that has forgotten who it is and where it came from.
A.E. Samaan

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