University of Iowa Writers Workshop student A. Naomi Jackson discusses the humanities

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Title

University of Iowa Writers Workshop student A. Naomi Jackson discusses the humanities

Subject

Humanities at Iowa
Why the Humanities Matter
Social History; United States History

Description

A. Naomi Jackson is a student in the fiction program at the University of Iowa writer?s workshop. She focuses on he ways in which fiction writing can have an influence on the rest of the world by helping others understand their own personal experiences as well as those of others. Describing new perspectives and experiences, she says, can make fiction writing ?a mirror for humanity and something that both shows us who we are and shows us the potential of who we could be, both the ugly and the beautiful.?

Publisher

History Corps, History Dept., University of Iowa

Date

2012-05-03 00:00

Rights

Copyright ? 2012 The University of Iowa

Format

audio/mpeg

Language

eng

Type

Sound

Identifier

http://flashmedia.uiowa.edu/clas/history/historycorps/Humanities_At_Iowa/2011-12/Jackson/Audio/HATI_2011-12_Jackson2.mp3

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewee

A Naomi Jackson

Location

University of Iowa

Duration

00:14:18

Files

Citation

“University of Iowa Writers Workshop student A. Naomi Jackson discusses the humanities,” History Corps, accessed May 22, 2018, http://dsph-dev.provost.uiowa.edu/historycorps_sandbox/items/show/156.