College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Humanities and Communication

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Kristen La Follette

Kristen La Follette teaches oral history service learning and creative writing at California State University Monterey Bay. She taught oral history workshops for for Monterey County Theatre Alliance, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Veteran’s Oral History Project and Partners for Peace, and is the chair of the Oral History Association Emerging Professionals Committee. She also creates, researches and writes about oral history theatre. She holds and MFA in playwriting from San Francisco State University and an MA in oral history from Columbia University.

Title:  Lecturer, Department of Humanities & Communication
Office Location CAHSS 504-2107
Office Hours Thursdays 11:45-12:45 via Zoom, and other times by appointment
Areas of Expertise 19th and 20th century U.S. social, political, legal history; LGBTQ+ history;
the scholarship of teaching and learning
Courses Taught Oral History, Playwriting, Service Learning
Selected Works Author Gallery