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Oral History

By blueridgepride | June 7, 2022

There are a lot of incredible archives that capture the rich history and culture of the LQBTQ+ community. Check these out!

By blueridgepride | May 10, 2022

Instructions for managing posts and oral histories.

By Butch Thompson | April 4, 2022

...we’ll showcase digital media produced from the 92 oral histories...

By blueridgepride | January 13, 2022

We are a community-based oral history and physical artifacts archive dedicated to preserving LGBTQIA+ history of the south. The archive offers community training workshops (where you learn how to...

By blueridgepride | January 13, 2022

There are many ways you can help out.

By blueridgepride | January 13, 2022

Follow us on Instagram @wnc_lgbtqia for the most current news on our project. Publications associated with our archive include . . .

By blueridgepride | January 6, 2022

Conducting an oral history project can be a lot of fun.  Do it with your family, church, or organization.  It is a great way to learn about the person...

By blueridgepride | October 31, 2021

A student profiles Professor Wray's efforts to capture the oral history of the WNC LGBTIA+ cmmunity.

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By blueridgepride | April 23, 2021

Mountain Xpress interviews Amanda Wray about the project's adjustments to COVID and its expansion into Spanish-language interviews.

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By blueridgepride | January 15, 2021

A collaboration between Western Carolina University, the University of North Carolina Asheville and the Blue Ridge Pride Center will gather oral histories, archival materials and photos for an ongoing...

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By blueridgepride | February 28, 2019

Reporter Lilly Knoepp speaks with Invisible Histories Project founder Josh Burford and UNC Asheville Professor Amanda Wray about archiving the untold stories of queer history in the South.

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