DARE Interview : Macon, Georgia; Primary Informant GA054

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • GA054: White; male; age: 20 (young); education: college; community type: large city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: GA054 (3:47)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0320-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:15 Fishing, would like to try Okefenokee sometime. Doesn't know or like most people at Mercer, his college
  • 09:15 A few White liberals at college, but most learned from parents to be bigots. Military high school handled integration well
  • 14:05 Racist teachers apologizing; integration will work eventually. Thinks Southern Blacks are better off in South, where races interact
  • 17:15 How he thinks prejudice works
  • 21:50 Many colleges in Georgia are awful, worse than high schools. His is right behind Georgia Tech and Emory
  • 26:00 Amazing math teacher at high school
  • 28:40 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview


Rentschler, Sally
  • 1968
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
  • English
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