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1993 Apr. 20

Jarvis, Lyn

Across the fence

Burlington (Vt.) - Appearance of White Light members on the Across the Fence program, discussing treatment of mental illness and the work of the production company.

White Light Communications Collection

1990 July

Alternatives 90: together tearing down the walls

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Gathering of former mental patients in Pittsburgh, Pa. as part of a five-day conference.

White Light Communications Collection

2013 July 29

Avakian, Arlene Voski

Arlene Avakian: oral history with Daniel Chard

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Arlene Avakian, founder and former Director of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; women, Black student activism on campus and influence on her ideas of women's studies; women and welfare; difficulties establishing women's studies at UMass; Armenian identity; research and writing on food.

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

1992

Schechter, Artie

Artie Schechter and Darlene Hemond: interview with Thomas Fowler 74

Burlington (Vt.) - Shechter and Hemond are peer support workers with Committee on Temporary Shelters in Burlington. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1990

Pawluk, Barbara

Barbara Pawluk: interview with Paul Engels 66

Burlington (Vt.) - Barbara Pawluk, a vocational rehabilitation counselor in Burlington, VT, speaks with Pauls Engels.

White Light Communications Collection

1991

d'Amico, Barbara

Barbara d'Amico: interview with Michael Deacon 69

Burlington (Vt.) - Barbara d'Amico is a nurse, wife, and mother who received a series of electroconvulsive therapy against her will in the 1970s. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1990

Samsom, Barend

Barend Samsom: interview with Michael Deacon 52

Burlington (Vt.) - Samsom is former chairman of the Dutch Association of Mental Health Centers. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1990

Green, Bernie

Bernie Green: interview with Michael Deacon 46

Burlington (Vt.) - Michael Deacon interviews Bernie Green, a man diagnosed with chronic schizophrenia. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1990

Edgar, Elizabeth R.

Beth Edgar: interview with Meg Largey 35

Burlington (Vt.) - Beth Edgar, housing specialist from the Department of Mental Health and Retardation, speaks with Meg Largey about people labeled homeless and mentally ill. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1989

Montague, Bill

Bill Montague: interview with Paul Engels 23

Burlington (Vt.) - Bill Montague, an independent advocate, speaks with Paul Engels about her experience in the mental health system.

White Light Communications Collection