Interview with Genether Spurlock, September 22, 2016

Collection: Mississippi Agriculture Oral History Collection

Dublin Core

Description

Genether Spurlock was born in 1951 in Enid, Mississippi. She grew up chopping cotton before attending college and becoming a teacher. She served as the mayor of Tutwiler and works as the Education Coordinator at the Tutwiler Community Education Center. In this interview, she describes sharecropping, race relations, and her experience in public office.

Date

2016-09-22

Identifier

RBRL420MA-009

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Tutwiler, Mississippi

Duration

85 minutes



Citation

Genether Spurlock and Brian Williams, “Interview with Genether Spurlock, September 22, 2016,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 13, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL420MA/RBRL420MA-009.