Alica Palda describes her conservative upbringing. Then she explains how she evolved into a liberal urbanite. Her calling was the theatre and storytelling. She was employed with the Cleveland Public Library System and the Cleveland Heights Public Library System. She colorfully describes her life experiences as a children's librarian, a theatre enthusiast and a neighborhood integration advocate. She documents her time at the Karamu Theatre and her encounter with the Hough Riots.
Palda, Alice (interviewee)
Souther, Mark (interviewer)
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"Alice Palda interview, 27 October 2016" (2016). Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Interview 913058.