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Art Therapy Association. Personal history and the growth of the art therapy movement.
Crimmins, a longtime Kentucky Alcoholic Beverage Commissioner, currently serves as Jefferson County ABC Administrator; discusses city and county politics, the ABC boards jurisdictions, and the Fair Trade Law and its impact.
Dean Cronholm discusses her student and faculty days at the University of Louisville (BA 1962; PhD 1967; assistant professor in the Biology department, part-time, 1969, full-time, 1973). Also discusses her tenure as Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences.
Interview with artist Mary Ann Currier.
Artist and professor Bob Douglas is interviewed by Wes Cunningham about his experience as a young artist and then as a participant in the Louisville arts scene during the Black Arts movement. He discusses his experiences with racism in the workplace and his efforts to find a position. He studied at the University of Louisville, eventually attending graduate school and teaching courses in African American Art. He was one of the founders of a gallery enterprise in Louisville and was a major player in the Louisville Art Workshop. He also worked on urban renewal, improving the property rights of black people in Louisville. Douglass reflects on the impact of the Black Arts movement and the art movements he was involved in on progress for the black community as a whole.
Mr. Ealy, who came to Louisville in 1918, discusses his recollections of politics, journalism and race relations in the city from 1910s to 1970s. Specifically, this interview contains information on the African American journalists I. Willis Cole (Louisville Leader), William Warley (Louisville News), and Frank Stanley, Sr. (Louisville Defender); machine politics in the city; his recollections of life in the African American community in Louisville; and his philosophy of race relations. He also describes his early life and education.
Interview with the well-known Jamaican artist on location in Brown's Town, Jamaica.
Dr. Layne Porta Gordon discusses her work in the University Writing Center.
This contains a conversations about the late William Habich, his role in Louisville cultural life in the 1940s-1970s, especially in the Louisville Ballet and the Louisville Theatrical Association, which he served as executive director, 1963- 1980.
Interview with artist Ed Hamilton.