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Oral Historian Sherna Gluck: March 14th, 2018

Sherna GluckWhat: Sherna Gluck, a pioneer in oral history and feminist studies, will be speaking at Rasmuson Library
When: March 14, 2018 from 4:30-5:30pm
Where: Level 2 Rasmuson Library

Join us for a conversation with Sherna Gluck, a pioneer in oral history and feminist studies. In her early work, she recorded American suffragists, preserving their description of the historic movement for equality. Her documentation of women airplane factory workers during WWII led to her book, Rosie the Riveter Revisited.

She is known for her work on feminist scholarship, which includes interviews with and publications on the lives of Palestinian women. Under her direction, the Oral History Program at California State University, Long Beach was one of the first to offer recordings and supporting documentation on-line. She is a leader in the Oral History Association and was a major contributor to the association’s Principles and Best Practices for Oral History.

For more information contact: Leslie McCartney, Curator of Oral History, 907-474-7737, lmccartney@alaska.edu.

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