Interview with Heather Cohorn


  • Identifier: 2019 OH 060
  • Date: 10/7/2019
  • Interviewer: Cohorn, Jasmine
  • Interviewee: Cohorn, Heather
  • Description: Heather Cohorn details her childhood and being the youngest of three daughters who were born to parents who were not present because they both worked out of the home. She had to leave high school at 15 years old because her mother withdrew her from the system. She later became pregnant at 19 and raised a biracial daughter as a single parent.
  • Location: Frankfort, KY
  • Duration: :48:10
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights, duplications, and permission to publish.
  • Indexer: Jasmine Cohorn
  • Funding Source:


“Interview with Heather Cohorn,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed August 8, 2020,