Interview with Paul C. Winther, November 22, 2005

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

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Interview Summary

Paul Winther (India, 1961-1963; Business Program) includes in his interview thoughtful points about the pros and cons of being in the first group in a country and issues about early Peace Corps programming, as well as the role of Peace Corps today. He is reflective about both culture shock and reverse culture shock and describes his rethinking of his original career choice as a naval pilot. He also describes his graduate work and dissertation research in India, and discusses his life and educational background both before and after joining the Peace Corps.

Interview Accession

2005oh134_pc064

Interviewee Name

Paul C. Winther

Interviewer Name

Jack A. Wilson

Interview Date

2005-11-22

Interview Keyword

business

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Winther, Paul C. Interview by Jack A. Wilson. 22 Nov. 2005. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Winther, P.C. (2005, November 22). Interview by J. A. Wilson. Peace Corps: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (Kentucky) Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Winther, Paul C., interview by Jack A. Wilson. November 22, 2005, 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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