2011 Community Interviews
In Celebration of StoryCorps' National Day of Listening!
UAB Students have conducted their own StoryCorps inspired interviews. UAB Media Studies is an offical community partner with StoryCorps. The following interviews have been collected in honor of StoryCorps' National Day of Listening! Click on an interview to listen!
|William Anderson interviews his mother, Janice Carnell Anderson about the tragic death of her father.||Lacey Kennedy interviews LaDonna McCafferty about survivng an F5 tornado.|
|Karla Stamps interviews Virginia Mae Schmitt, Birmingham's grand dame of community theatre.||Regina Johnson interviews her grandmother, Delores Ann Graham, about moving to Alabama.|
|Christopher Robinson interviews Rudy Roussel, who explains his life in a wheelchair.||Cliff Falen interviews Granny May Jenkins Millican, born in 1910, who remembers her wedding day.|
|Michael Gideon interviews his father, Ted Gideon, former chief prosecutor during the Civil Rights era.||Jessica Owens interview Virgil Blevins, longtime resident of Rosedale, Alabama.|
|Haley Stephens interviews Slava Egorshin, a Russian immigrant to Alabama.||Greg Smyth interviews Inge Wadlle who remembers Birmingham in the 1970s.|
Kari Bice interviews southern writer William Cobb.
|Crystal Gibb interviews her father James Gibb, who shares a spiritual moment.|