Author Archives: Noelle Schwarz

Miss Mary

Background The informant, Chase, is the brother of the interviewer. She grew up in Chicago, Illinois where he currently resides.  Context Chase tells the interviewer about a childhood rhyme they would sing on the playground. Transcript  “So this rhyme you would sing to your friends on the playground. It was always funny as kids because… Continue Reading »

Girl Scout Pins

Background The informant, Katie, is a childhood friend of the interviewer. They grew up next door to each other and have been friends for sixteen years. They both went to girl scout camp every year from kindergarten to fifth grade. Context Katie discusses the sharing of girl scout pins at camp and the meaning behind… Continue Reading »

Bo Bo Ski Rotten

Background The informant, Katie, is a childhood friend of the interviewer. They grew up next door to each other and have been friends for sixteen years. Context Katie discusses a childhood game that her and the interviewer used to play with their friends on the playground in Elementary and Middle School.  Transcript  “We would all… Continue Reading »