Oral History Interview with William Hensley, 2015

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Audio interview with William Hensley, a Denton resident, regarding the City of Denton Fracking Referendum. Mr. Hensley elaborates on the movie "Gasland" and its role in informing Denton about the fracking movement as well as his thoughts on the harms and benefits of hydraulic fracturing.

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Hensley, William 2015.

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Audio interview with William Hensley, a Denton resident, regarding the City of Denton Fracking Referendum. Mr. Hensley elaborates on the movie "Gasland" and its role in informing Denton about the fracking movement as well as his thoughts on the harms and benefits of hydraulic fracturing.

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1 sound recording (4 min., 57 sec.) : digital

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This oral history was conducted as a class assignment for English 4650: Literature and Environment: Chicana Feminist Voices, taught by Dr. Priscilla S. Ybarra in Fall 2015 on the UNT campus.

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  • ENGL 4650 Literature and Environment: Chicana Feminist Voices, University of North Texas, Fall 2015

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  • Preferred Citation: Denton Fracking Referendum Collection (AR0861), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Denton Fracking Referendum Collection

News and viewpoints related to the Fracking Referendum passed in the city of Denton, Texas on November 4, 2014. Materials include a compilation of web pages crawled in late 2014 and a collection of oral histories conducted in Fall 2015 by UNT students.

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Oral History Interview with William Hensley, 2015

Transcript of an interview with William Hensley, a Denton resident, regarding the City of Denton Fracking Referendum. Mr. Hensley elaborates on the movie "Gasland" and its role in informing Denton about the fracking movement as well as his thoughts on the harms and benefits of hydraulic fracturing.

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  • 2015

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  • Aug. 30, 2017, 3:18 p.m.

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Hensley, William. Oral History Interview with William Hensley, 2015, audio recording, 2015; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc991335/: accessed August 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.