Home » Crossing Fences, Oral History

Crossing Fences: McKeesport

Submitted by on November 7, 2013 – 3:38 pm | 13,267 views
Slideshow:
Fullscreen:
Download:

McKeesport Voices  features first-person reflections from eleven men as collected by 10 boys.  Project activities were conducted in collaboration with Youth CAST.  Listen below for each man’s story as well as reflections from the interviewers.

View the McKeesport Voices Full Book

Interviews

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Austin Davis
Interview by Noah Bivins & Terrel Stanford

Reflections

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Noah Bivins & Terrel Stanford on interviewing Austin Davis

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Elder Keith Giles
Interview by Cameron Mitchell & Desmone Stanford

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Cameron Mitchell & Desmone Stanford on interviewing Elder Keith Giles

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Minister Woody Wilson
Interview by Ryan Jennings-Gard & Chase Mitchell

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Ryan Jennings-Gard & Chase Mitchell on interviewing Minister Woody Wilson

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Aaron Johnson
Interview by Desmone Stanford & Cameron Mitchell

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Desmone Stanford & Cameron Mitchell on interviewing Aaron Johnson

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Harold Allen
Interview by Lukas Kelley & Donovan Kelley


Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Lukas Kelley & Donovan Kelley on interviewing Harold Allen

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Deacon Flawzell Hall
Interview by Cameron Mitchell & Desmone Stanford

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Cameron Mitchell & Desmone Stanford on interviewing Deacon Flawzell Hall

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Marcellus Allen
Interview by Ryan Jennings-Gard & Chase Mitchell


Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Ryan Jennings-Gard & Chase Mitchell on interviewing Marcellus Allen

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Ocie Lee Paige
Interview by Dennis Sanders, Donovan Kelley, Michael Smith & Lukas Kelley

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Dennis Sanders, Donovan Kelley, Michael Smith & Lukas Kelley on interviewing Ocie Lee Paige

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Dr. Curtiss E. Porter
Interview by Terrel Stanford, Noah Bivins & Chase Mitchell


Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Terrel Stanford, Noah Bivins & Chase Mitchell on interviewing Dr. Curtiss E. Porter

Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Mustafa Jack Musa
Interview by Dennis Sanders & Michael Smith


Download Audio File

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by  Dennis Sanders & Michael Smith on interviewing Mustafa Jack Musa

Download Audio File 

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Deacon Corry Sanders
Interview by Noah Bivins & Terrel Stanford


Download Audio File 

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


Reflection by Noah Bivins & Terrel Stanford on  interviewing Deacon Corry Sanders


 

 

 

 

 

Special thanks to Keino Fitzpatrick, the Mayor’s office, Keith Giles and everyone at Youth CAST.

For a copy of the accompanying book/CD or for information about conducting a similar oral history project in your community, please contact Sarah Siplak at sarah@slbradio.org.

Crossing Fences is made possible by the African American Men and Boys Initiative of The Heinz Endowments

heinz_logo_caps

with major support from Hive Pittsburgh, PNC Bank, Private Wealth Advisors and UPMC Health Plan as well as The Duckworth Group at Merrill Lynch, Manchester Academic Charter School, Manchester Youth Development Center, Mayor’s Office of the City of McKeesport,  New Pittsburgh Courier and Rothschild Doyno Collaborative.

 

Logos2013-01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The opinions expressed herein are solely those of the individual represented and do not necessarily reflect those of The Heinz Endowments or any collaborating organization.

Click to ShareShare on FacebookEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on TumblrPrint this page

Leave a comment

Add your comment below. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> 

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar

Connect with Facebook