Fred Rogers Oral History Interviews

Roberta L. Schomburg, Ph.D., Fred Rogers Center Fellow, Associate Dean and Director of the School of Education of Carlow University, Pittsburgh, PA

Roberta Schomburg discusses the value that Fred attached to play as the “work of childhood” and to pretending or make-believe as a way of helping young children to deal with developmental issues.

Interviewer: Melanie Shorin, The Narrative Trust

Interview date and location: June 15, 2007, Pittsburgh, PA