Program Details

Program Name: Queer Newark Oral History Project

Category : Law, Social Justice and Government

DESCRIPTION: Our Principles: The Queer Newark Oral History Project (QNOHP) is community-based and community-directed. We are committed to inclusivity and access. Our Aims: Interview the full diversity of members of Newark's LGBT community; Engage college and university students and faculty in interviewing, cataloging, transcribing, publicizing, organizing, and performing other tasks that will facilitate the growth of the QNOHP; Cement collaboration between Newark's LGBT political, service, and faith organizations and Newark and Newark-area colleges and universities with the QNOHP; Encourage LGBT Newark and former Newark residents to donate their papers and other artifacts to our growing collection of Queer Newark.

Population Served: Grades K-8,High School,College Graduates,Professors,Artists,Social Workers,Families/Parents,Community-based Groups,Government Agencies,Unprivileged Classes,Disabled,Out of School Use,First Generation

Email: queernk@newark.rutgers.edu

Website: http://queer.newark.rutgers.edu