Welcome to the website of Alison Baker,  a writer and oral historian who lived in New York City and died in Tangiers, Morocco on May 10, 2015 at the age of 75. Her final project, Vanishing Worlds, is chronicled below. Her past works include Saloon Songs for Hard Times, a video production about Americans' memories growing up during the Great Depression; It's Good To Be A Woman, her second book, which follows the lives of a group of Bryn Mawr graduates, and Voices of Resistance: Oral Histories of Moroccan Women, her first book. 

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Latest Project: Vanishing Worlds
 
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Video: Cormorant Fishing 2013 Video of cormorant fishing performance, Shacun, Erhai, November 1, 2013

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Video: Trip to Sapmi
Video and photos of trip with Ann Jones to Sapmi in the far north of Norway March 24-April 2, 2013.

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Copyright Alison Baker 2007-2016