Oral History – Immigrant or Senior Citizen.
For this assignment you have a choice of 2 topics. Please select only one of these for your paper. This paper is to be at least 2000 words (approximately 6 pages), typed, double-spaced, size 10–12 font with reasonable sized margins (1”-1.5”). Spelling and grammar are important to any college paper and if you have significant grammar and spelling mistakes they will detract from your final score. This paper is worth a possible 200 points (20% of the total possible class points). You will need to include a word count and your fieldnotes when you submit your paper in lecture on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. You will need to include a picture that shows you and your informant together on the actual day of your interview. This picture can be a “selfie” and does not need to be in color. This paper should be a personalized narrative of your informant’s experiences. It should present actual, lived experiences, beliefs and values from your informant’s own life.