Interview with Shelia Neely-Norman, May 27, 2022

Collection: Athens Oral History Project

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Description

Shelia Neely-Norman was born in Athens in 1948 where she attended East Athens Elementary School, Lyons Middle School, and Burney-Harris High School before continuing her education in sociology and early childhood education at Paine College and Troy University. In this interview, Neely-Norman shares her experiences growing up in segregated Athens, memories of influential activists including her mother, and discusses the gentrification of neighborhoods and the University's role in it.

Date

2022-05-27

Identifier

RBRL361AOHP-050

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Duration

58 minutes



Citation

Shelia Neely-Norman and William Breeding, “Interview with Shelia Neely-Norman, May 27, 2022,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed April 16, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL361AOHP/RBRL361AOHP-050.

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