Interview with Roy Glen Payne, Jr., March 13, 2007

Project: Peace Corps: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (Kentucky) Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Roy Glen Payne, Jr. (Gabon, 1989-1992; School Construction) describes his job in great detail and also his third year spent training new volunteers to build schools. He also discusses his life and educational background both before and after joining the Peace Corps, including persuading his master's committee at the University of Akron to let him finish translating a Norse saga while building schools in Gabon, and deciding to do a master's in historic preservation at the University of Kentucky while managing an independent consulting business.

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2007oh220_pc104

Interviewee Name

Roy Glen Payne, Jr.

Interviewer Name

Jack Wilson

Interview Date

2007-03-13

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Payne, Roy Glen, Jr. Interview by Jack Wilson. 13 Mar. 2007. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Payne, R.G., Jr. (2007, March 13). Interview by J. Wilson. Peace Corps: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (Kentucky) Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Payne, Roy Glen, Jr., interview by Jack Wilson. March 13, 2007, Peace Corps: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (Kentucky) Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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