Interview with Asia Thomas, June 21, 2022

Collection: Athens Oral History Project

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Description

Content Warning: This interview includes references to sexual assault. 

Asia Thomas was born in Athens, Georgia. She is a former candidate in the Athens- Clarke County Commissioner race and has played an active role in the Athens community through her nonprofit organization, United Community Outreach. In this Interview, Thomas discusses her passion for speaking and leadership. She talks about her relationship with her faith and healing from trauma and loss. Thomas also describes her motivations behind creating the programs within the United Community outreach and how it relates to her lived experiences. She details the books that she has written and the significance that writing has had on her life.

Date

2022-06-21

Identifier

RBRL361AOHP-057

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Duration

71 minutes



Citation

Asia Thomas and William Breeding, “Interview with Asia Thomas, June 21, 2022,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed February 25, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL361AOHP/RBRL361AOHP-057.

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