New York City. Celebrating the Chinese Moon Festival in Mott Street. Waiting for a Glimpse of the Moon / from a sketch by a staff artist.
Use these resources to help you write great interview questions:
RU-owned resources that may help you to prepare for your interview:
Anderson, Kathryn and Dana C. Jack. “Learning to Listen: Interview Techniques and Analyses”. Women’s Words: The Feminist Practice of Oral History. Gluck, Sherna Berger and Daphne Patai, eds. New York: Routledge, 1991.
Borland, Katherine. “’That’s Not What I Said’: Interpretive Conflict in Oral Narrative Research”. Women’s Words: The Feminist Practice of Oral History. Gluck, Sherna Berger and Daphne Patai, eds. New York: Routledge, 1991.
Ellis, Carolyn and Leigh Berger. “Their Story/My Story/Our Story: Including the Reseacher’s Experiences in the Interview Research”. Handbook of Interview Research: context and Method. Gubrium, Jaber F. and James A. Holstein, eds. Thousand Oaks: Sage, 2001.
Hesse-Biber, Sharlene Nagy and Patricia Leavy, eds. Approaches to Qualititative Research: A Reader of Theory and Practice. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
Maines, Mary Jo, Jennifer L. Pierce, and Barbara Laslett. Telling Stories: the Use of Personal Narratives in the Social Sciences and History. Ithaka: Cornell University Press, 2008.
Shopes, Linda. Making Sense of Oral History. Ed. Visible Knowledge Project. February 2001. <http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/oral/>.
The Media Center, Douglass Library, has 6 digital audio recorders (loaned period: 3 days) and 2 video cameras (loaned period: 2 days) for check-out. You need to use the booking form and bring it in person to the Media Center. For information, please call Media Center at 848-932-5034.