Interview with Sharon LaRue, February 4, 2021

Project: Gig Economy Workers in the Era of COVID-19 Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Executive Director of the Kentucky Foundation for Women (KFW) Sharon LaRue talks in detail about how the pandemic affected KFW and its ability to assist artists across Kentucky. She also discusses how the pandemic, coupled with the Breonna Taylor and Black Lives Matter (BLM) protests in Louisville during the summer of 2020, affected artists around the state. LaRue provides deep insight into support of and for artists of all kinds, including writers, musicians, actors, and visual artists.

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2021oh0072_gig0026

Interviewee Name

Sharon LaRue

Interviewer Name

Kopana Terry

Interview Date

2021-02-04

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LaRue, Sharon Interview by Kopana Terry. 04 Feb. 2021. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

LaRue, S. (2021, February 04). Interview by K. Terry. Gig Economy Workers in the Era of COVID-19 Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

LaRue, Sharon, interview by Kopana Terry. February 04, 2021, Gig Economy Workers in the Era of COVID-19 Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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