Placemaking with Humanities is an OH- sponsored project that explores community's values, identities, ideas, self-identified assets, and connection to spaces by analyzing relationships between stories, histories, and the neighborhood. The project is a three- part lecture series, workshops, and an exhibit.
Saturday, March 9, 2019: 10:30 AM
History & Storytelling Panel Discussion
The Auditorium at The Douglass
600 N. High Ave.
Oral History Booth
Multipurpose Space at the Douglass
Panel discussion will be moderated by Gina Sofola and include discussions with:
-Dr. Rachel Jackson, Professor of English at The University of Oklahoma and is a certified digital storytelling workshop facilitator;
-Dr. Tracy Floreani, Director of the Center for Interpersonal Studies through Film & Literature at Oklahoma City University;
-Dr. Joshua Nelson, Director of Film and Media Studies at The University of Oklahoma;
-Dr. Joy Pendley, Professor of Political Science and Research Scientist at the Center for Applied Social Research at The University of Oklahoma;
-Dr. George Henderson, Director of the advanced studies program of the Department of Human Relations at The University of Oklahoma.
The oral history booth is open to all community members and will be available in the multipurpose space adjacent to The Auditorium.
Schedule of Event Series
Saturday, March 2nd: 10:30 AM - History Lecture
Saturday, March 9th: 10:30 AM - History and Storytelling Panel Discussion
Saturday, March 16th: 10:30 AM - Oral History Booth
Thursday, March 21st: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Digital Storytelling Workshop (Day 1)
Friday, March 22nd: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Digital Storytelling Workshop (Day 2)
Saturday, March 23rd: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Digital Storytelling Workshop (Day 3)
Saturday, March 30th: 10:30 AM - Placemaking Lecture