Last week, we hosted a group of 12 people from around the country who were interested in learning the ins and outs of foodways fieldwork. On our second day together, we traveled to Greenwood, Mississippi, to experience the Delta and conduct interviews.
“If you’re a journalist or writer or a curious seeker of people, the workshop will help you hone your craft and make you a better storyteller, better listener and frankly a better person.”
If you are a current student (graduate or undergraduate) or an SFA member and have an interest in gaining fieldwork experience or enhancing existing skills, we invite you to apply to attend our annual Oral History Workshop.
Last week, Amy Evans—the SFA’s lead oral historian—hosted the SFA’s third annual oral history workshop. The 13 participants included students, chefs, and documentarians who hailed from all over the country, bringing diverse perspectives to the workshop. As the SFA office intern, I, along with the SFA’s graduate assistant, Anna Hamilton, was invited to attend. I’m … Continued