Erika Melder oral history interview

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Main contributors
Melder, Erika; Ramnine, Kimmi
Interview with Erika Melder, an undergraduate student at the University of Maryland, College Park. The interview covers topics including computer science, mathematics (major), hormone replacement therapy, coming out, working as a teaching assistant, Whitman-Walker, WPATH guidelines, Patrick Nelson, MaryPIRG, lobbying, Women's March, Trans March, Trans Day of Visibility, and Pride. Interviewed by Kimmi Ramnine at the LGBT Equity Center. Interview transcript by Benjamin Shaw.
Oral histories
University of Maryland Student Life
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Descriptions
Recording: 22:18 (MPEG 1/2 Audio Layer 3); Transcript: 8 pages (PDF)
Interviewee and Interviewer retain copyright and have shared the interview and other material with the University of Maryland Libraries under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0).
A guide to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) oral histories collection is available in UMD's Archival Collections database.
An interview transcript is available: click on "Download this transcript" below.

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