Ziegler, Ryan and Williams, Dean, “Interview with Dean Williams, 10 March 2010,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed July 6, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/32650.
Interview with Dean Williams, 10 March 2010
Dean Williams describes his service in the Air Force as a Russian linguist working in Turkey. He was drafted after he finished his undergraduate degree, studied Russian in Monterey, California for a year, and was then shipped overseas. He describes his work as "boring" but living in the small town of Karamursel was eye-opening and a very positive experience.
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