Interview with Kathryn Newfont, February 16, 2023

Project: Climate Research, Policy, & Activism in Kentucky Oral History Project

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Kathryn Newfont discusses her career as a history professor at the University of Kentucky, and her focus on environmental history, oral history and Appalachian studies. Newfont goes into great detail about the historical idea of 'commons', as well as her views on sustainability, the environment and teaching climate change.

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2023oh0292_kycc0012

Interviewee Name

Kathryn Newfont

Interviewer Name

Zada Komara

Interview Date

2023-02-16

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Newfont, Kathryn Interview by Zada Komara. 16 Feb. 2023. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Newfont, K. (2023, February 16). Interview by Z. Komara. Climate Research, Policy, & Activism in Kentucky Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Newfont, Kathryn, interview by Zada Komara. February 16, 2023, Climate Research, Policy, & Activism in Kentucky Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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