Tuesday, April 4, 2017
The 1997 NC Fisheries Reform Act: An Oral History Perspective
In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the NC Fisheries reform Act of 1997, several scientists and commercial fishing representatives joined together to provide an oral history of the act including, its passage and locals' experiences.
The research team conducted 13 oral history interviews, created 3 podcasts, and developed a discussion guide suitable for use in classrooms and public forums.
During the Spring 2017 term, the MCOP capstone class participated in the researchers' introduction of their podcast to elicit feedback and students had the opportunity to discuss the material with project leads.
The podcast was very cool and very well done! Definitely worth a listen.
You can find more information on the project and the full podcast at Raising the Story.com