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Barbara Myerhoff

Barbara Myerhoff

"A story told aloud...is of course more than a text. It is an event. When it is done properly, the listener is more than a mere passive receiver or validator, he is changed."

Notes:

1. Quote from Barbara Myerhoff, "Telling One's Story," Center Magazine 8.2 (1980) 27.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Barbara Myerhoff." (Viewed on April 24, 2014) <http://jwa.org/media/barbara-myerhoff-0>.