Arlene Gottfried- ART CART Oral Histories

Gottfried, Arlene; Duckett, Blythe; Dong, Danielle; Research Center for Arts and Culture

Arlene Gottfried, Kim McGough, Danielle Dong and Blythe Duckett were present for the recording of the oral history about Arlene’s life and her photography. The interview lasted approximately 50 minutes and overviewed her 5 books (The Eternal Light, 2002; Midnight, 2003; Sometimes Overwhelming, 2008; Bacalaitos and Fireworks, 2011; and Mommie, 2016). The overarching theme of the discussion focused on the people that Arlene photographs, which includes friends, family, and strangers.


More About This Work

Academic Units
Research Center for Arts and Culture
Art Cart Collection
Published Here
November 30, 2016


This archive contains an audio file of an oral history interview. For more information about the ART CART project, please visit their website: