Interview with Ron Whitehead, October 29, 1997

Project: Kentucky Writers Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Ron Whitehead talks about his childhood, particularly his abusive father, his education at Georgetown College, and his various jobs. He narrates accounts of "holy roller" church services given by his grandfather and his own time at a Baptist Church. He discusses his works and his relationship to Kentucky.

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1999oh051_kw098

Interviewee Name

Ron Whitehead

Interviewer Name

L. Elisabeth Beattie

Interview Date

1997-10-29

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Whitehead, Ron Interview by L. Elisabeth Beattie. 29 Oct. 1997. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Whitehead, R. (1997, October 29). Interview by L. E. Beattie. Kentucky Writers Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Whitehead, Ron, interview by L. Elisabeth Beattie. October 29, 1997, Kentucky Writers Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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