Oral History Collection

MAIN ENTRY: Brewer, Dr. Mary Louise
DATE OF INTERVIEW: April 16, 1976
LOCATION OF INTERVIEW: Lubbock, Texas
INTERVIEWER: Joanna Shurbet
LENGTH OF INTERVIEW: 1 hour
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE: Dr. Mary Louise Brewer recounts her days at Texas Tech and discusses how the university ahs changed.
TAPE ONE, SIDE ONE:
Early history
Education
Marriage
Widowed
Teaching at Texas Tech
Honors program
Creative writing
Students, past and present
Black students
Sponsoring of various groups
Faculty and tenure problems
TAPE ONE, SIDE TWO: Lack of action by administration
Double life as a professor
Teaching
     Goals
     Needs fulfilled
     Large classes
     Techniques
Making literature relevant
Philosophy of education
Texas Tech quality of education
Early discrimination against female instructors
RANGE DATES: None given
BULK DATES: None given