NIU Latinx Oral History Project


Students interested in learning how to conduct oral histories should contact Christina Abreu, Ph.D. at 815-753-1532. Students might consider enrolling in ILAS 399 Latinx Oral History, which is offered periodically. There are also opportunities available for funding to work on the Oral History Project through the office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning.

Interview Opportunities

Tell us your story.

We are currently developing and collecting oral history stories from the DeKalb/Sycamore, Chicago, and the Northern-Illinois region. If you have a story that you would like to share with us please contact the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies at 815.753.8281 or email us at

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Center for Latino and Latin American Studies
Northern Illinois University
515 Garden Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115

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