Oral History Project: Writing Hurricane Harvey. This collection gathers oral histories and research papers produced as part of coursework for the Spring 2018 English 1304 course taught by Soyeon Lee. This collection is developed and curated in correspondence with the Writing of Disasters [link] website.

Recent Submissions

  • Sruthi M. 

    Nair, Adithya (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Sruthi M. who saw the effects of Harvey in her community. This interview took place at Sugarland religious hall on March 24th, 2018 around 4 PM in Texas. My interviewee, Sruthi M. is ...
  • Beatrice Delgado 

    Hernandez, Vanesa (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Beatrice Delgado conducted as part of the Hurricane Harvey Oral History Project. Mrs. Delgado was interviewed on March 17, 2018 at her home. This interview shares Mrs. Delgado's ...
  • Tommy Lee 

    Campbell, Kevin (2018-04-25)
    Oral history interview with Tommy Lee on March 27th, about his experiences in preparing for Hurricane Harvey and his thoughts on the Hurricane afterwards. He gave information on how much he and his family prepared compared ...
  • Charles Smith 

    Smith, Ebony (2018-04-25)
    This interview took place on March 29th, 2018 at around 8:30pm. The interview was hosted at the home of the interviewee and me. The setup was exceedingly casual and relaxed, as it took place at a dinner table. The interviewee’s ...
  • Virginia Tanueco 

    Tanueco, Jeremy Simon (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Virginia Tanueco as part of the Hurricane Harvey Oral History Project. Mrs. Tanueco was interviewed on March 29, 2018 in her home. Mrs. Tanueco was a victim who did not suffer much ...
  • Evan Long-Quian 

    Dagher, Viola (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Evan Long-Quian given as a research tool and aid in my English First Year Writing Course at the University of Houston. Evan Long-Quian was interviewed about his experiences during and ...
  • Alexis Cervantes and Martha Herrera 

    Garcia Flores, Edgar (2018-04-25)
    The above links contain Oral Histories from Interviewees Martha Herrera and Alexis Cervantes which were interviewed on March, 28 and 30, 2018, respectively, which were conducted at Home Depot. Each of these individuals ...
  • Shawn Kang 

    Tang, Yao (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Shawn Kang conducted as part of the Houston Hurricane Harvey Oral History Project. Mr. Shawn Kang was interviewed on March 30, 2018, at his house in Sugar Land, Texas. During the ...
  • Devani Salinas 

    Garcia, Alexandra (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Devani Salinas conducted as part of the Hurricane Harvey Oral History Project. Ms. Devani Sainas was interviewed on April 1, 2018, at my home in Channelview, TX. She experienced ...
  • Heyao Yu 

    Hu, Huiying (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history with Heyao Yu regarding his knowledge about food safety during Hurricane Harvey. This interview took place at University of Houston on March 1st, 2018, abound 4:00 PM. Heyao Yu is a professor at ...
  • Fei Jin 

    Hu, Huiying (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history with Fei Jin, who was affected in his house, about his experience during and after Hurricane Harvey. This interview took place in his house on March 28th, 2018. The person told me the real story ...
  • Kim Nguyen 

    Nguyen, Dat (2018-04-25)
    In an interview with Houston resident Kim Nguyen for the Hurricane Harvey Oral History Project, nine months after Hurricane Harvey, on March 29, 2018, we look into how the worries and problems of the victims changed as the ...
  • Hunyh 

    Cooper II, James (2018-04-25)
    This is my oral history regarding the impact of architecture and its effect on citizens, pertaining to Hurricane Harvey. I conducted an interview of a Houston citizen, Ms. Hunyh, who currently attends the University of ...
  • Sharon Makucki 

    Varghese, Marilyn (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Sharon Makucki that is part of a Hurricane Harvey Research Project. Ms. Makucki was interviewed on March 24, 2018, at her home in Sugar Land, TX. Her and her family dealt with a lot ...
  • Willy Joel 

    Thomas, Lauren (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Willy Joel about his experiences during and after Hurricane Harvey. Mr. Joel was interviewed on March 25, 2018, at my home. My interviewee retells his story of how he found out about ...
  • Mike Gudalj 

    Gudalj, Allison (2018-04-25)
    This oral history is an interview with Michael Gudalj and his experiences during and after Hurricane Harvey. He was interviewed on March 25th, 2018, at his home where he told some stories about past experiences with natural ...
  • Joe Reece 

    Madrid, Andrea (2018-04-25)
    Description: This is an oral history interview with Joe Reece that is part of a Hurricane Harvey Oral History Research Project. Mr. Reece was interviewed on March 29, 2018, at his home in Sugar Land, TX. He was a victim ...
  • George Chacko 

    George, Denny (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with George Chacko conducted as part of the Houston History Project. George Chacko was interviewed March 31, 2018, at his home after he was allowed to return back. George Chacko was under ...
  • Ronnie Mayberry 

    Schoppa, Steven (2018-04-25)
    This is an oral history interview with Ronnie Mayberry about various aspects of Hurricane Harvey. The interview was done on March 31, 2018, via video chat software due to the scarce availability of his time. Ronnie stayed ...
  • Corbin Cherry: The Hidden Community of Special Needs 

    Garcia, Joshua (2018-04-25)
    In late August 2017, Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas coast. This natural disaster quickly became a social disaster. It cost an estimated 135 billion dollars in damage and displaced many people from their homes. Dickinson, ...