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Reminiscences of Carolyn S. Keys : oral history, 2005.

Creator: Keys, Carolyn S.
Project: September 11, 2001 telling lives oral history project:
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 221 pages sound recordings 8 audio discs (69, 27, 91, 39, 53 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Background: seven siblings, Christian upbringing, education: M.A., University of Michigan; religion: early life as Evangelical Christian, discussion of Christian theologies, conversion to Quakerism, importance of religious faith in personal life; adult life: marriage to African American male, St. Croix's Mental Health Hospital, dissolution of marriage, move to New Jersey, discrimination, business venture as cafeĢ owner; decision to volunteer in Burundi; Burundi: Trauma Healing and Reconciliation Service, Burundian family life, effects of war and genocide, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, peace and openness in Burundian society.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 2006. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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