Lifesaving with Oral Histories

After reading Nancy Rekow’s oral history works, I wrote to her with questions, hoping for an article that allowed Writing It Real subscribers access to the thought process and background that fed her desire to write oral history. In response, Nancy wrote the following article and sent me this note: “Thanks, Sheila, for sending me … Continue reading
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About Nancy Rekow

Nancy Rekow has served as a poet in the schools, taught writing in community colleges, and directed the Northwest Poets & Artists Calendar project for Bainbridge Island Arts & Humanities Council. She is co-founder of NW Trillium Press, which published a 3rd edition of Minnie Rose Lovgreen’s Recipe for Raising Chickens and Far As I Can Remember: An Immigrant Woman’s Story, 1888-1975

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