Educational Projects

Documentary Projects
The Winter Institute has led or collaborated on several oral history projects since its beginning.

MS Civil Rights Project

Opening Doors/Forging New Paths
Desegregation of the University of Mississippi schools of law and medicine

Open Doors
“Open Doors” 40th anniversary of the University of Mississippi desegregation

Our Vimeo Oral History Channel

Oral History Resources
We’ve produced documents to assist groups and individuals with conducting oral histories in their own communities.

Overview of Planning and Carrying Out an Oral History Project

Comprehensive Steps in Conducting Oral History Projects

Interviewing Quick Reference Guide

A paper presented by Community Building Coordinator and Oral Historian April Grayson
“Historical Justice and Memory: Questions of Rights and Accountability in Contemporary Society” conference at Columbia University, New York, NY, December 5, 2013
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