Interview with John Victor, June 24, 2022

Project: Disabled in Kentucky Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

John Victor shares his experiences as an African American man with dyslexia who also works with RETAIN (Retaining Employment and Talent After Injury/Illness Network) Kentucky. He shares why he hesitated to seek diagnosis and how that impacted him, discusses the intersections of his race socioeconomic status and disability, his experiences with religion and the COVID-19 pandemic.

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2022oh1371_dik0012

Interviewee Name

John Victor

Interviewer Name

Mack Thompson

Interview Date

2022-06-24

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Victor, John Interview by Mack Thompson. 24 Jun. 2022. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Victor, J. (2022, June 24). Interview by M. Thompson. Disabled in Kentucky Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Victor, John, interview by Mack Thompson. June 24, 2022, Disabled in Kentucky Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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