An Unauthorized Biography of the World
Oral History on the Front Lines
Publisher: Between the Lines, Toronto, Canada
Year Published: 2004
Pages: 320pp Price: $26.95 ISBN: 1-896357-93-8
Library of Congress Number: HN17.5.R56 2004 Dewey: 361.1
Resource Type: Book
This book uses oral history to discuss oral history. It is in memoir style, and delves into how oral history is done in such places as First Nations (Canada), Turkey, Chicago, Newfoundland, Peru, New York City, Cleveland, Israel, and other places. Riordon's concept is about telling stories, celebrating diversity, and making connections between people.
Table of Contents
Finding Voice, Making Sense
Land and Life
The Gale Began to Rise
The Whole Truth
Passion in the Archives
History on the Floor
Turning the Tables
A Really Tender One-Night Stand
Keep Asking Questions!
A Map of the Holy Land
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