Storytelling

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Cane Creek Research Project at Crawford Farm, N.C. From the Southern Oral History Program.

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It was the story telling, the telling of people’s stories. If there was anything I had to do with the movement, of political and social change nature, it was because I could interpret and deliver your story in a way that helped others own the meaning of what you felt, and what it meant to you, and what it did to you.

Interview with Linda Upton Hill, educator and long-time member of the Carpetbag Theatre in Knoxville, Tenn., by Joey Ann Fink, 11 August 2010 U-0620, in the Southern Oral History Program Collection #4007, Southern Historical Collection.