Interview with Timothy Parks Jr.


  • Identifier: 2019 OH 069
  • Date: 9/28/2019
  • Interviewer: Todd, Mercedes
  • Interviewee: Parks, Timothy, Jr.
  • Description: Timothy Parks Jr. discusses childhood experiences that shaped his views and perspective, as well as the private versus public school dynamic. Parks also comments on the events that impacted his life, including his mother's cancer diagnosis, his parents' divorce and the role that sports played in developing his bond with his father. Parks then comments on gender bias, and discrimination in sports, media, and the workplace.
  • Location: Richmond, KY
  • Duration: :46:40
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights, duplications, and permission to publish.
  • Indexer: Mercedes Todd
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“Interview with Timothy Parks Jr.,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed October 1, 2020,