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Interview with Capp Yess, April 1, 2006

Part of Peace Corps Oral History Project

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Title:
Interview with Capp Yess, April 1, 2006
Creator:
Capp Yess; interviewee. Jack Wilson; interviewer.
Format:
oral histories
Publication date:
2006
Date uploaded:
2012
Description:
Capp Yess (Fiji, 1982-1984; Education Program) describes his living and teaching (science) situation in an Indian settlement on the island of Vanua Levu in detail. In the interview, he also talks about learning to respect another culture, especially differences in marriage, and tells the story of his own marriage to an Indian woman, after his third year as Peace Corps volunteer doing training in the capital city. He tells a good story that illustrates Fijian hospitality. Yess also mentions his time as a physics professor at Morehead State University.
Language:
english
Publisher:
Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries
Repository:
University of Kentucky
Type:
audio
Subject:
Yess, Capp -- Interviews., Fiji., Peace Corps (U.S.)--Fiji., Peace Corps (U.S.)--History--1980-1989., Education
Source:
Peace Corps Oral History Project
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt77wm13nn11/data/mets.xml
Rights:
This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the owning repository. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws. Please go to http://kdl.kyvl.org for more information.