What we did today
The one thing you should definitely do, is listen to some storycorps interviews - you can find them at storycorps.org
- The purpose of this is to hear good examples of oral history - which will help your interview be really good!
In-class notebook work
What do you want to know about your interviewee’s story?
- This is about quantity, not quality. Just write constantly for five minutes. Don’t worry about making sense.
- TFIOS up to Chapter 13
- Annotate however is most helpful to you
- Banana slugs post on blog
- Everyone else reply
Your interview should be recorded.