© 2016 by Shawn Shiflett.

Oral Storytellings

How My Yo-Yo Could've Gotten Me Killed

To hear this oral story, my contribution to The People Tree's evening of storytelling about Acts of Rebellion on April 19, 2018, please click here

Growing Up In Oriole Park, Chicago: From White to Multicultural America

My oral story for the The People Tree  on January 17th, 2019 tells of moving from the white, working-class neighborhood of Oriole Park on Chicago's far north-west side, to the multi-cultural inner-city neighborhood of Lincoln Park during the culturally turbulent 1960s. To watch and listen to this telling, please click here