Not Waiting for a Cure Oral History Project: Interview with Pat Thayer
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Pat Thayer began her involvement in AIDS when she coordinated AIDS education training for teachers in the Minneapolis school system. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: She discusses AIDS from a perspective of an inner-city school teacher, particularly within her role as a sexuality educator. In the year that this interview was conducted, ten percent of her female students became pregnant. Thayer discusses her frustrations with "victimization" in the United States, the violence she and her students face and factors perpetuating the AIDS epidemic.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
14 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:48:28 running time
Creation Interviewee: Thayer, Pat
Interviewer: Schram, Ryan
Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 04/04/1995
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 50
Accession Number AV1996.17.15
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Not Waiting for a Cure Oral History Project'

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