Interview with Neal Lester, September 14, 2016

Collection: Athens Oral History Project

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Description

Neal Lester is a professor of English at the University of Arizona focusing on African-American literature and theater. He discusses growing up in the South, his increasing awareness of race with age, and his views regarding white allyship, African-American identity, travelling as a black person, having discussions on race, and the belief in the power of personal transformation.

Date

2016-09-14

Identifier

RBRL361AOHP-022

Coverage

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Location

Athens, Georgia

Duration

94 minutes



Citation

Neal Lester and Kim Waters, “Interview with Neal Lester, September 14, 2016,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 3, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL361AOHP/RBRL361AOHP-022.