Erin Anderson | Oral History and the Veteran Experience
ABOUT THIS EPISODE
On episode 15 we talk with Erin Anderson, assistant professor of English at the University of Massachusetts—Boston, about teaching and learning with veterans oral histories in course, Oral History and the Veteran Experience. Dr. Anderson is also coordinator of the audio tour, South Boston Medal of Honor Walk.
This episode was recorded May 9, 2015. Host: Kevin Farkas. Audiography: Kevin Farkas. Music: Moist Appointment (Is It Really So Surprising), Alexander White (What We Saw), Brian Fay (Guitar Pad). Available on Soundcloud.com.
ABOUT THE PODCAST
The Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast features conversations with those who tell veterans’ stories in creative and interesting ways, such as oral historians, authors, poets, playwrights, and photographers. This podcast is a production of The Social Voice Project, Inc., dedicated to understanding the voices and stories of our lives through the first-hand, authentic accounts of lived experiences we call oral histories. The podcast was formerly produced by the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative, a veteran-run, award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational organization based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Host Kevin Farkas is a US Navy veteran and independent multimedia producer specializing in creative sound design and audio engineering. He has produced several audiobooks, radio dramas, live storytelling events, a podcast network, videos, as well as print and digital media publications.
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